Respin of K12Linux-F9: SELinux prevents rpcbind from starting

Peter Scheie peter at
Tue Dec 23 16:35:27 UTC 2008

Warren Togami wrote:
> Peter Scheie wrote:
>> Warren,
>> I did a rebuild of the F9 K12Linux using the livecd-creator script, as 
>> we discussed.  Build-wise it's fine.  But when I boot the resulting 
>> ISO, SELinux is preventing rpcbind from starting.  I was able to make 
>> it work by following the steps that the AVC monitor suggests; but for 
>> demo purposes, this should not be a requirement.  Is this something 
>> that can be fixed in the kickstart file?  Or where?
> What is the exact AVC line that prints to /var/lib/audit/audit.log?
> Warren
type=AVC msg=audit(1230067347.404:17): avc:  denied  { setgid } for  pid=4369 
comm="rpcbind" capability=6 scontext=unconfined_u:system_r:rpcbind_t:s0 
tcontext=unconfined_u:system_r:rpcbind_t:s0 tclass=capability
type=SYSCALL msg=audit(1230067347.404:17): arch=40000003 syscall=214 success=no 
exit=-1 a0=20 a1=2db9bc a2=2105b0 a3=bfe073c0 items=0 ppid=1 pid=4369 auid=500 
uid=0 gid=0 euid=0 suid=0 fsuid=0 egid=0 sgid=0 fsgid=0 tty=(none) ses=1 
comm="rpcbind" exe="/sbin/rpcbind" subj=unconfined_u:system_r:rpcbind_t:s0 

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