apache mod_jk

Daniel J Walsh dwalsh at redhat.com
Wed Jul 20 19:42:02 UTC 2005

Marko Bauhardt wrote:

> Hello all,
> i have a question about selinux and apache/mod_jk.
> I use Fedora Core 3.
> The apache runs flawless (The files in /var/www/html are available).
> But the connection to the tomcat dont work. The debug output in 
> /var/log/messages:
> audit(1121888291.180:0): avc:  denied  { connect } for  pid=3388 
> exe=/usr/sbin/httpd scontext=root:system_r:httpd_t 
> tcontext=root:system_r:httpd_t tclass=tcp_socket
> if i turned off the selinux with "setenforce 0",the jsps in the tomcat 
> are available. But i think this is a bad workaround to set the enforce 
> to 0. If i execute "setenforce 1" the connection to the tomcat fails. 
> Exist another solution to connect the apache with the tomcat?
> Must i use the command chcon for the files in my tomcat?
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Set boolean httpd_can_network_connect to true.
setsebool -P httpd_can_network_connect=1


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