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Bug 455952 - gam_server 500/sec avc denied after update attempt
Summary: gam_server 500/sec avc denied after update attempt
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy
Version: 9
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Daniel Walsh
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-07-19 06:21 UTC by Doug Maxey
Modified: 2008-11-17 22:05 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2008-11-17 22:05:11 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
sample of the avc denied (deleted)
2008-07-19 06:21 UTC, Doug Maxey
no flags Details

Description Doug Maxey 2008-07-19 06:21:03 UTC
Description of problem:

After an attempted update (which failed with dependency issues, see

and below), there are at least 500/sec avc denied that went on for about
15 minutes.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
# rpm -qf /usr/libexec/gam_server
Jul 18 23:18:49 Updated: selinux-policy-3.3.1-78.fc9.noarch
Jul 18 23:19:07 Updated: selinux-policy-targeted-3.3.1-78.fc9.noarch
Jul 18 23:19:39 Updated: selinux-policy-devel-3.3.1-78.fc9.noarch

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:

Actual results:

Expected results:
Not 100's of MB of avc denied. :/

Additional info:

Don't know if there is any relation, but this started just after or
concurrently with the yum update attempt in

was run with -x firefox -x xulrunner -x devhelp.

Comment 1 Doug Maxey 2008-07-19 06:21:03 UTC
Created attachment 312192 [details]
sample of the avc denied

Comment 2 Stephen Moehle 2008-07-20 00:01:58 UTC
Same thing on F9 x86 after a clean update on the evening of July 18th. Same
versions of gamin and selinux-policy.

Comment 3 Daniel Walsh 2008-07-24 17:51:36 UTC
Fixed in selinux-policy-3.3.1-79.fc9.noarch

Comment 4 Daniel Walsh 2008-11-17 22:05:11 UTC
Closing all bugs that have been in modified for over a month.  Please reopen if the bug is not actually fixed.

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