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Re: SELinux enforcing disallows opening floppy drive in Nautilus



On Fri, 2006-04-14 at 10:53 -0400, Daniel J Walsh wrote:
> Please turn on restorecond
> 
> chkconfig --add restorecond
> service restorecond start
> 
> We  are not transitioning to mount_t from unconfined_t because it causes 
> lots of other problems such as
> 
> mount > ~/mymounts failing etc.  This is the type of problems 
> restorecond is designed to fix.

Hmmm..why not create a user_mount_t domain and transition to it from
unconfined_t, and let it write to user home directory types?  While
leaving mount_t alone.  Then you can define a type transition on
user_mount_t etc_t:file etc_runtime_t.  Relying on restorecond for
something that can be easily addressed via a type transition seems
wrong.

-- 
Stephen Smalley
National Security Agency


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