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Bug 231459 - Right click/Eject on CDROM from gnome desktop fails to eject
Summary: Right click/Eject on CDROM from gnome desktop fails to eject
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: hal
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Zeuthen
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-03-08 15:17 UTC by Tom London
Modified: 2013-03-06 03:49 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-03-28 14:40:35 UTC

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Description Tom London 2007-03-08 15:17:59 UTC
Description of problem:
Right clicking and selecting 'Eject' on cdrom on gnome desktop unmounts the cd,
but fails to eject.  An error popup appears.....

(Running SELinux targeted/enforcing)

The following appears in /var/log/messages:

Mar  8 06:58:09 localhost setroubleshoot:      SELinux is preventing
/usr/sbin/userhelper (hald_t) "write" to eject (etc_t).      For complete
SELinux messages. run sealert -l 0fa5c1a3-cca3-49cd-8608-7a7b5a545312
Mar  8 06:58:09 localhost setroubleshoot:      SELinux is preventing
/usr/sbin/userhelper (hald_t) "setexec" access to <Unknown> (hald_t).      For
complete SELinux messages. run sealert -l aa87c6fa-6163-4a1b-a62f-38e657c87d6f

complete AVC:

type=AVC msg=audit(1173365886.796:29): avc:  denied  { setexec } for  pid=4044
comm="userhelper" scontext=system_u:system_r:hald_t:s0
tcontext=system_u:system_r:hald_t:s0 tclass=processtype=SYSCALL
msg=audit(1173365886.796:29): arch=40000003 syscall=4 success=no exit=-13 a0=4
a1=8dcea48 a2=1c a3=43469be9 items=0 ppid=4043 pid=4044 auid=4294967295 uid=0
gid=0 euid=0 suid=0 fsuid=0 egid=0 sgid=0 fsgid=0 tty=(none) comm="userhelper"
exe="/usr/sbin/userhelper" subj=system_u:system_r:hald_t:s0 key=(null)

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. right click on cdrom icon on gnome desktop
2. select 'eject'
Actual results:
CD is unmounted, error popup, eject fails.

Expected results:

Additional info:

Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2007-03-09 14:07:45 UTC
The problem is the hal patch to use /usr/sbin/eject instead of /usr/bin/eject
was dropped, in the devel branch.  Please read the patch.

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