how does rpm work under Selinux

Rudi Chiarito nutello at
Wed Jun 1 02:01:18 UTC 2005

On Wed, Jun 01, 2005 at 12:53:46AM +0100, Mike Hearn wrote:
> I thought RPMs could contain their own file contexts for each contained
> file, rather than relying on external regular expressions. Is this not the
> case? Was it ever the case? :)

No matter how tempting, that also sounds like a perfect way for a rogue
package to subvert the whole SELinux scheme, overriding the
preinstalled policy, right?


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