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Bug 227199 - SELinux is preventing /usr/libexec/hald-addon-macbookpro-backlight (hald_t) "read write" access to mem (memory_device_t).
Summary: SELinux is preventing /usr/libexec/hald-addon-macbookpro-backlight (hald_t) ...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: hal
Version: 6
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Zeuthen
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 2007-02-03 12:19 UTC by Ruben Kerkhof
Modified: 2013-03-06 03:49 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: 2.4.6-37
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-02-20 20:05:36 UTC

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Description Ruben Kerkhof 2007-02-03 12:19:51 UTC
Output from setroubleshoot:

Additional Information:       

Source Context:               system_u:system_r:hald_t
Target Context:               system_u:object_r:memory_device_t
Target Objects:               mem [ chr_file ]
Affected RPM Packages:        hal- [application]
Policy RPM:                   selinux-policy-2.4.6-27.fc6
Selinux Enabled:              True
Policy Type:                  targeted
MLS Enabled:                  True
Enforcing Mode:               Enforcing
Plugin Name:                  plugins.disable_trans
Host Name:          
Platform:                     Linux 2.6.19-1.2895.fc6 #1
SMP Wed Jan 10 19:28:18 EST 2007 i686 i686
Alert Count:                  1
Line Numbers:                 

Raw Audit Messages:           

avc: denied { read, write } for comm="hald-addon-macb" dev=tmpfs egid=0 euid=0
exe="/usr/libexec/hald-addon-macbookpro-backlight" exit=-13 fsgid=0 fsuid=0
gid=0 items=0 name="mem" pid=2978 scontext=system_u:system_r:hald_t:s0 sgid=0
subj=system_u:system_r:hald_t:s0 suid=0 tclass=chr_file
tcontext=system_u:object_r:memory_device_t:s0 tty=(none) uid=0

Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2007-02-14 21:06:38 UTC
Fixed in selinux-policy-2.4.6-37

Comment 2 Ruben Kerkhof 2007-02-17 14:49:34 UTC
Thanks Daniel, it now works on my Macbook.

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