how does rpm work under Selinux

Mike Hearn mike at
Tue May 31 23:53:46 UTC 2005

On Tue, 31 May 2005 15:11:30 -0400, Stephen Smalley wrote:
> rpm has been modified to set the security context on newly installed
> files in accordance with the policy (based on the file_contexts
> configuration).

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? :)

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