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Re: SELinux troubleshooting example

From: John Dennis <jdennis_at_nospam>
Date: Sat Jan 16 2010 - 13:30:55 GMT
To: Richard Bullington-McGuire <>

On 01/15/2010 05:46 PM, Richard Bullington-McGuire wrote:
> I'd like to share a blog article I wrote recently on troubleshooting
> SELinux problems. If more people knew how to troubleshoot and remediate
> permissions issues when they came up, fewer people would react by
> disabling SELinux at the first sign of trouble.
> Don't Leave the Barn Door Open: Troubleshooting SELinux Issues
> Any review comments would be welcome.

Nice write-up, thanks for making it available. Just one quick comment, there isn't any reference to the SETroubleshoot tool which automatically watches for AVC denials, catalogues them, makes them easy to view, and offers suggested fixes. -- John Dennis <> Looking to carve out IT costs? -- selinux mailing list