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From: Steven Sennebogen <ssenne1@...>
Subject: Re: SELinux support Reiserfs?
Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2005 16:49:17 -0500
I got this from: http://www.livejournal.com/users/james_morris/3580.html
(scroll down to the reiiserfs part)

I don't recall removing anything from genfs_contexts
but add the line
fs_use_xattr reiserfs system_u:object_r:fs_t
to an appropriate place in fs_use let me relabel the file system

Chris Smart wrote:

> Ben Maynard wrote:
>
>> Hi Chris
>>
>> If I recall correctly reiserfs isn't support since it doesn't support
>> extended attributes or the namespace extensions that selinux requires.
>> It has been a few months since I dealt with SELinux though so there may
>> be patches available now.
>>
>> HTH
>>
>> Ben
>>
> Thanks Ben,
> The kernel shows reiserfs as having some extended attribute support,
> but I wasn't sure if it was everything that SELinux needed.
>
> <*> Reiserfs support
> [*]   ReiserFS extended attributes
> [*]     ReiserFS POSIX Access Control Lists
> [*]     ReiserFS Security Labels
>
> CONFIG_REISERFS_FS_SECURITY:
> Security labels support alternative access control models
> implemented by security modules like SELinux.  This option
> enables an extended attribute handler for file security
> labels in the ReiserFS filesystem.
>
> I guess I'll stick have to research more or go ext3.
>
> Cheers,
> Chris


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