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From: Michael <confabulate@××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] SELinux issues
Date: Sat, 26 Sep 2020 16:59:10
Message-Id: 5411837.DvuYhMxLoT@dell_xps
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] SELinux issues by Dan Egli
1 On Saturday, 26 September 2020 17:41:06 BST Dan Egli wrote:
2 > Questions regarding SELinux. Two of them actually. First is how the HECK
3 > to I get it enabled!? I compiled my kernel to support it, and I do not
4 > have the disabling line in my boot config. But after rebooting to the
5 > new kernel, getenforce says disabled. So why is it disabled and how do I
6 > enable it?
8 There are a number of steps you need to follow to configure a selinux kernel
9 and utilities. Have you walked through these guides?
13 In particular, the Installation guide?
18 > Next, whenever I try to install a SELinux policy that portage missed
19 > during it's install (not many, but a couple) I get an error. I've
20 > already created a bug on this
21 > (, but I was wondering if
22 > anyone on the list had any ideas as to what's wrong.
23 >
24 >
25 > Thanks!
27 In the first instance set 'SELINUX=permissive' in the selinux config and see
28 if it works as expected. Address any errors/warnings and then try switching
29 to enforcing.


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