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Re: 2.6.0-test4+EA, security label



Hello,

On Sun, 24 Aug 2003, Christopher J. PeBenito wrote:

> I am doing some SELinux testing under 2.6.0-test4 on PPC with an ext3
> partition.  It uses the extended attributes and security labels.  After
> using the SELinux setfiles utility, which sets all of the security
> labels in the filesystem, I get some strange behavior from e2fsck.  When
> I fsck it, it gets a pair of problems with all of the symlinks on the
> system, like these:
>
> Symlink /usr/bin/ptx (inode #110411) is invalid.
> Clear<y>? no
>
> Entry 'ptx' in /usr/bin (110298) has an incorrect filetype (was 7,
> should be 0).Fix<y>? no
>
> However the symlinks seem to be ok, as I can use them fine.  This is on
> a freshly installed system, and I only got the errors after setting the
> labels.  The setfiles utility uses libattr 2.4.7 to set the security
> labels, and the labels all appear to be ok.
>
> beta root # e2fsck -V
> e2fsck 1.34 (25-Jul-2003)
>         Using EXT2FS Library version 1.34, 25-Jul-2003

could you please generate a test file system (image.bz2) that I can look
at like this:

    $ dd if=/dev/zero of=/image bs=4096 count=1024
    $ mke2fs -F -j /image
    $ mount -o loop /image /mnt
	# set labels ...
    $ umount /mnt
    $ bzip2 /image


Thanks,
Andreas.




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