Fedora Core 6 Update: policycoreutils-1.33.15-1.fc6

Daniel Walsh dwalsh at redhat.com
Fri Jan 26 17:04:22 UTC 2007

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 6
Name        : policycoreutils
Version     : 1.33.15
Release     : 1.fc6
Summary     : SELinux policy core utilities.
Description :
Security-enhanced Linux is a feature of the Linux® kernel and a number
of utilities with enhanced security functionality designed to add
mandatory access controls to Linux.  The Security-enhanced Linux
kernel contains new architectural components originally developed to
improve the security of the Flask operating system. These
architectural components provide general support for the enforcement
of many kinds of mandatory access control policies, including those
based on the concepts of Type Enforcement®, Role-based Access
Control, and Multi-level Security.

policycoreutils contains the policy core utilities that are required
for basic operation of a SELinux system.  These utilities include
load_policy to load policies, setfiles to label filesystems, newrole
to switch roles, and run_init to run /etc/init.d scripts in the proper


* Wed Jan 17 2007 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.15-1
- Update to upstream
	* Merged unicode-to-string fix for seobject audit from Dan Walsh.
	* Merged man page updates to make "apropos selinux" work from Dan Walsh.
* Tue Jan 16 2007 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.14-1
* Merged newrole man page patch from Michael Thompson.
	* Merged patch to fix python unicode problem from Dan Walsh.
* Tue Jan 16 2007 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.12-3
- Fix handling of audit messages for useradd change
Resolves: #222159
* Fri Jan 12 2007 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.12-2
- Update man pages by adding SELinux to header to fix apropos database
Resolves: #217881
* Tue Jan  9 2007 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.12-1
- Want to update to match api
- Update to upstream
	* Merged newrole securetty check from Dan Walsh.
	* Merged semodule patch to generalize list support from Karl MacMillan.
Resolves: #200110
* Tue Jan  9 2007 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.11-1
- Update to upstream
	* Merged fixfiles and seobject fixes from Dan Walsh.
	* Merged semodule support for list of modules after -i from Karl MacMillan.
* Tue Jan  9 2007 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.10-1
- Update to upstream
	* Merged patch to correctly handle a failure during semanage handle
	  creation from Karl MacMillan.
	* Merged patch to fix seobject role modification from Dan Walsh.
* Fri Jan  5 2007 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.8-2
- Stop newrole -l from working on non secure ttys
Resolves: #200110
* Thu Jan  4 2007 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.8-1
- Update to upstream
	* Merged patches from Dan Walsh to:
	  - omit the optional name from audit2allow
	  - use the installed python version in the Makefiles
	  - re-open the tty with O_RDWR in newrole
* Wed Jan  3 2007 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.7-1
- Update to upstream
	* Patch from Dan Walsh to correctly suppress warnings in load_policy.
* Tue Jan  2 2007 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.6-9
- Fix fixfiles script to use tty command correctly.  If this command fails, it 
should set the LOGFILE to /dev/null
Resolves: #220879
* Wed Dec 20 2006 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.6-8
- Remove hard coding of python2.4 from Makefiles
* Tue Dec 19 2006 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.6-7
- add exists switch to semanage to tell it not to check for existance of Linux user
Resolves: #219421
* Mon Dec 18 2006 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.6-6
- Fix audit2allow generating reference policy
- Fix semanage to manage user roles properly 
Resolves: #220071
* Fri Dec  8 2006 Dan Walsh <dwalsh at redhat.com> 1.33.6-5
- Update po files
- Fix newrole to open stdout and stderr rdrw so more will work on MLS machines
Resolves: #216920
* Thu Dec  7 2006 Jeremy Katz <katzj at redhat.com> - 1.33.6-4
- rebuild for python 2.5

This update can be downloaded from:

a3b117d6749d7d90dac782169f344e03c94a2e40  SRPMS/policycoreutils-1.33.15-1.fc6.src.rpm
a3b117d6749d7d90dac782169f344e03c94a2e40  noarch/policycoreutils-1.33.15-1.fc6.src.rpm
74c47c9d826a37452f9b204ed10b966eca617fc7  ppc/policycoreutils-newrole-1.33.15-1.fc6.ppc.rpm
655b484e25d8fc975efce9e58607cf8de045b0c2  ppc/policycoreutils-gui-1.33.15-1.fc6.ppc.rpm
bf93a0fdfe144391b4b68621f8c8ef2981d14c33  ppc/debug/policycoreutils-debuginfo-1.33.15-1.fc6.ppc.rpm
32575cff17aa0961d0e3095eda9f7875efc1bd71  ppc/policycoreutils-1.33.15-1.fc6.ppc.rpm
44f255eae9eca7b2fc8151b3f60afd5834044a16  x86_64/debug/policycoreutils-debuginfo-1.33.15-1.fc6.x86_64.rpm
6519881a99293062bde361579c2b951896ba2a4c  x86_64/policycoreutils-newrole-1.33.15-1.fc6.x86_64.rpm
ae3dfa921321f3ff4d1c3309c2b295d7c88cd2d6  x86_64/policycoreutils-gui-1.33.15-1.fc6.x86_64.rpm
345c380dedfdd4c75bde82ca2bef9079fecf23c5  x86_64/policycoreutils-1.33.15-1.fc6.x86_64.rpm
681df22b8bd986ea7ead0eaaffb46f275392d591  i386/policycoreutils-gui-1.33.15-1.fc6.i386.rpm
85242ce40a54a2bf6bf44fce4f1429bcd698f98c  i386/debug/policycoreutils-debuginfo-1.33.15-1.fc6.i386.rpm
d64336b63d5becd8591f798e8356b02f318d58b2  i386/policycoreutils-newrole-1.33.15-1.fc6.i386.rpm
087bd6e143dfaccadb8b42f22d4d3974c5f41a62  i386/policycoreutils-1.33.15-1.fc6.i386.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/yum/.

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