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Re: If you are maintinaing of developing a Fedora Package.



On Sat, Oct 13, 2007 at 10:33:56AM -0400, Daniel J Walsh wrote:
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> If the location of the executable changes,
> for example from /usr/bin to /usr/sbin.  Please make sure the SELinux
> context is correct in the new location
> 
> matchpathcon /usr/bin/MYAPP
> matchpathcon /ust/sbin/MYAPP
> 
> If they aren't the same, then SELinux might have a problem.

 Couldn't be better to maintain default selinux labels like others
 file attributes?

     %attr(4755,root,root) %selinux(foo_t)  /bin/foo

> Changing this could cause a security vulnerabilty, an confined
> application can go to unconfined if it moves to a bin_t labeling.

 Arjan is right, it sounds like pretty important to test it for
 regressions.

    Karel

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 Karel Zak  <kzak redhat com>


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