VMware Workstation in FC5

Matthew Saltzman mjs at ces.clemson.edu
Mon Apr 3 13:47:31 UTC 2006

Running vmware workstation in FC5 with selinux-policy-targeted-2.2.25-2.fc5 
produces the error:

 	$ vmware
 	/usr/lib/vmware/bin/vmware: error while loading shared libraries:
 	/usr/lib/vmware/lib/libgdk-x11-2.0.so.0/libgdk-x11-2.0.so.0: cannot
 	restore segment prot after reloc: Permission denied

and the AVC:

 	Apr  3 09:38:05 kernel: audit(1144071485.547:433): avc:  denied
 	{ execmod } for  pid=21419 comm="vmware" name="libgdk-x11-2.0.so.0"
 	dev=dm-0 ino=1343530 scontext=user_u:system_r:unconfined_t:s0
 	tcontext=system_u:object_r:lib_t:s0 tclass=file

 		Matthew Saltzman

Clemson University Math Sciences
mjs AT clemson DOT edu

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