dbus/wine and selinux problems

Daniel J Walsh dwalsh at redhat.com
Sat Aug 12 17:45:32 UTC 2006

dragoran wrote:
> Daniel J Walsh wrote:
>> dragoran wrote:
>>> Hello
>>> I am working on a opengl wrapper that displays some data on hud in 
>>> games.
>>> It uses dbus in a thread to get the data. The wrapper is loaded 
>>> using LD_PRELOAD.
>>> The problem is when a game is started using wine (a windows game) 
>>> dbus does not work because selinux is blocking it.
>>> setenforce 0 fixes it but isn't a solution.
>>> so how can I allow wine_exec_t to connect to dbus?
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>> What AVC messages are you seeing?
> none I only get a error from dbus thats saying that a selinux policy 
> prevents the connection.
> audit.log has nothing (no auditd running)
> /var/log/messages has nothing to.
>> You might want to chcon -t unconfined_execmem_t wine
>> Since wine, mono, java unconfined_execmem_t are all basically the 
>> same policy.
> ok will try this but whats the point in having seperate polices for 
> them if they are the same?
Exactly.   We need to consolidate, them until they differentiate. 

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