[refpolicy] RFC: direct_init_entry breaks direct_initrc

Christopher J. PeBenito cpebenito at tresys.com
Tue Jan 14 09:10:14 EST 2014


On Tue Jan 14 09:02:08 2014, Dominick Grift wrote:
> On Tue, 2014-01-14 at 08:56 -0500, Christopher J. PeBenito wrote:
>> On 12/10/13 10:57, Dominick Grift wrote:
>>> I have not tested this yet and it is a theory
>>>
>>> I was not there when that type attribute was implemented so i do not
>>> know the rationale behind the decision to implement it.
>>>
>>> Would be nice if anyone could shed some light on that and would be even
>>> better if this fix is acknowledged
>>
>> It seems like it would probably work, but definitely needs to be tested.
>>
>
> I have tested it. role transitions should happen on the init script and
> now on the daemon entry file. This is a bug in the init_run_daemon
> interface and it breaks a lot of stuff
>
> Also the init_run_daemon(unconfined_t, unconfined_r) should be make
> tunable (direct_sysadm_daemon)

Would you send patches for these?  The first patch I only see as 
inlined comments in the body of the first message.

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Chris PeBenito
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