Latest rawhide: lots of 'type' errors. No graphical login
Daniel J Walsh
dwalsh at redhat.com
Tue Sep 13 20:10:04 UTC 2005
Stephen Smalley wrote:
>On Tue, 2005-09-13 at 14:11 -0400, Stephen Smalley wrote:
>>On Tue, 2005-09-13 at 10:44 -0700, Tom London wrote:
>>>Running targeted/enforcing, latest rawhide.
>>>Today's updates broke lots. Booting hangs with many messages about
>>>'invalid type' from file-contexts, etc.
>>>Anyone seeing this or did I break something?
>>Looks like libselinux is broken. And in such a manner that it is
>>looking in /etc/selinux/targeted regardless of what /etc/selinux/config
>>says; I am getting similar errors on the _targeted_ file_contexts file
>>on a machine that is supposed to be using strict policy after updating
>>just now. Dan?
>Just to confirm, reverting to the upstream libselinux 1.26 (not the
>patched one in Fedora) makes the system work again for me. Looks like
>there are two problems, one with respect to getting the policy type and
>one with respect to context validation (the latter likely related to
Yes this is a known problem and will be in tomorrows rawhide. Waiting
for the build machine to complete to update
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