login role transition failing on mls livecd

Stephen Smalley sds at tycho.nsa.gov
Fri Feb 23 19:49:27 UTC 2007

On Fri, 2007-02-23 at 13:50 -0600, Joe Nall wrote:
> I've been working on a fedora livecd that runs the mls policy. When I  
> login as root via ssh
> [root at livecd ~]# id -Z
> root:staff_r:staff_t:SystemLow-SystemHigh
> but if I login via the console
> [root at livecd ~]# id -Z
> system_u:system_r:local_login_t:SystemLow-SystemHigh
> I'm not transitioning into the correct role/type on a console login.  
> Any pointers on where to look/what I forgot to create would be  
> appreciated.

Bug in pam_selinux - look for an update in rawhide and fc6.
Only affects logins that use pam_selinux, so ssh and gdm are ok.

Stephen Smalley
National Security Agency

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