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From: Lucian Adrian Grijincu <lucian.grijincu@gmail.com>
To: Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov>
Cc: James Morris <jmorris@namei.org>,
	Eric Paris <eparis@parisplace.org>,
	Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>, Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de>,
	Dave Chinner <dchinner@redhat.com>, Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-security-module@vger.kernel.org,
	selinux <selinux@tycho.nsa.gov>,
	"Eric W. Biederman" <ebiederm@xmission.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/2] RFC: selinux: sysctl: fix selinux labeling broken by last patch
Date: Mon, 31 Jan 2011 19:03:49 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <AANLkTi=3z-en0HAgVx1hRKrj6KYOHi_ZUP4aDv=8zUaa@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1296493175.26427.37.camel@moss-pluto>

On Mon, Jan 31, 2011 at 6:59 PM, Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov> wrote:
> /proc/sys inode labeling was disabled earlier (hence marked S_PRIVATE)
> when /proc/sys was reimplemented by Eric, so all access control
> on /proc/sys was switched to using the sysctl hook rather than the
> inode-based checking.  That's why you don't get a result from ls -Z
> on /proc/sys on current kernels.  Getting actual labeling working again
> for those inodes would be a win, so your patch is an improvement in that
> regard for selinux.


Oh, OK. Thanks for letting me know.

Do you see anything else that is wrong with these patches (apart from
"//deleted")?

-- 
 .
..: Lucian

  reply	other threads:[~2011-01-31 17:04 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2011-01-31  3:26 Lucian Adrian Grijincu
2011-01-31 13:59 ` Stephen Smalley
2011-01-31 14:14   ` Lucian Adrian Grijincu
2011-01-31 14:21     ` Stephen Smalley
2011-01-31 16:27   ` Lucian Adrian Grijincu
2011-01-31 16:59     ` Stephen Smalley
2011-01-31 17:03       ` Lucian Adrian Grijincu [this message]
2011-01-31 18:35         ` Stephen Smalley
2011-01-31 19:55           ` Stephen Smalley

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