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Bug 232756 - selinux policy problem with ntpdate/ntpd and firstboot
Summary: selinux policy problem with ntpdate/ntpd and firstboot
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy
Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Daniel Walsh
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-03-17 08:28 UTC by G.Wolfe Woodbury
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-04-24 09:05:36 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
setroubleshooter alert (deleted)
2007-03-17 08:28 UTC, G.Wolfe Woodbury
no flags Details

Description G.Wolfe Woodbury 2007-03-17 08:28:21 UTC
Description of problem:
  Setroubleshooter reports a problem with ntpdate doing a pipefs write in the
context of firstboot.  It requests that a bug report be filed.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rawhide install of 2007-03-16
2. configure ntp "sync before starting"
Actual results:
AVC message:
avc: denied { write } for comm="ntpdate" dev=pipefs egid=0 euid=0
exe="/usr/sbin/ntpdate" exit=0 fsgid=0 fsuid=0 gid=0 items=0 name="[8959]"
path="pipe:[8959]" pid=2277 scontext=system_u:system_r:ntpd_t:s0 sgid=0
subj=system_u:system_r:ntpd_t:s0 suid=0 tclass=fifo_file
tcontext=system_u:system_r:firstboot_t:s0 tty=(none) uid=0

Expected results:

Additional info:
setroubleshooter alert attached

Comment 1 G.Wolfe Woodbury 2007-03-17 08:28:21 UTC
Created attachment 150299 [details]
setroubleshooter alert

Comment 2 Daniel Walsh 2007-03-20 14:48:13 UTC
Fixed in selinux-policy-2.5.9-1

Comment 3 G.Wolfe Woodbury 2007-03-22 11:26:01 UTC
seems to be gone, but will test more when I can get a rawhide install done later

Comment 4 G.Wolfe Woodbury 2007-04-24 09:05:36 UTC
definitely gone.

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