LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 08-11-2010, 01:04 PM   #1
nanns
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2010
Posts: 10

Rep: Reputation: 0
Kernel Panic....SELinux policy.


Hi Everyone,

I am using RHEL 5.4 in VMware. Recently i have made changes in /etc/sysconfig/selinux and made it to be in "enforcing mode"...

Now when i rebooted my system, It is showing the following error:
"Unable to load SELinux Policy. machine is in enforcing mode.
Kernel panic- not syncing: Attempted to kill init!"


What to do??
Please help me out...!!


-----
nanns
 
Old 08-11-2010, 01:09 PM   #2
nicedream
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2010
Distribution: Arch Linux
Posts: 68

Rep: Reputation: 19
Try booting into single user mode:

http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/grub-bo...gle-user-mode/

Then see if you can edit the selinux file and put it back to the way it was before.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
rhel 4 - new kernel 2.6.27-10 - now SELinux causes kernel panic legcard Linux - Kernel 3 02-09-2009 08:09 PM
ncpfs selinux policy rhoekstra Linux - Security 2 10-17-2006 03:58 AM
selinux policy or attribute ?? dansawyer Linux - Security 3 09-12-2006 02:08 AM
Debian Etch/PPC SELinux kernel panic, glibc and policy.20 RavenOfOdin Debian 0 08-08-2006 07:15 PM
selinux:policy.conf silvercloud Linux - Enterprise 0 08-23-2005 04:38 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:25 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration