gconf AVCs....

Daniel J Walsh dwalsh at redhat.com
Fri Jul 20 15:21:29 UTC 2007

Tom London wrote:
> A bit more info:
> Appear to get this each time a new window is to be created:
> type=AVC msg=audit(1184941619.962:41): avc:  denied  { associate } for
> pid=3234 comm="gconfd-2" name="saved_state.tmp"
> scontext=system_u:object_r:unlabeled_t:s0
> tcontext=system_u:object_r:fs_t:s0 tclass=filesystem
> type=SYSCALL msg=audit(1184941619.962:41): arch=40000003 syscall=5
> success=no exit=-13 a0=834c8a0 a1=241 a2=1c0 a3=811d230 items=0 ppid=1
> pid=3234 auid=500 uid=500 gid=500 euid=500 suid=500 fsuid=500 egid=500
> sgid=500 fsgid=500 tty=(none) comm="gconfd-2"
> exe="/usr/libexec/gconfd-2" subj=system_u:system_r:unconfined_t:s0
> key=(null)
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Problem is that gconf_t has been eliminated from policy so you have a 
process running as unlabeled_t. 

If you log out, make sure gconfd-2 is killed.  Log back in, it should work.

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