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Old 02-23-2006, 03:58 PM   #1
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Has anyone had experience with setting up SELinux on Arch? I'm thinking about trying Arch, it seems pretty cool, but I'd really like to have SELinux support. Thanks.
Old 02-24-2006, 03:26 PM   #2
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No support for SElinux as far as I know. Last was back in 2004 where developers vhere working on a selinux project, but it was pretty darn complicated to get it to work.

Fedora got it full integrated, but I guess you allready know that
Old 02-24-2006, 04:10 PM   #3
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Yes, I did. =) Well, thanks for the info. You probably saved me a lot of time trying to get it to work. I might try it anyway though. Thnaks.
Old 02-24-2006, 09:06 PM   #4
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I've talked to a few that got SELinux working in Arch. The problem is that SELinux is so personalized that you can't have a common config. There are a few other security alternatives that aren't as extreme, but i can't remember them.


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