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Old 05-16-2009, 11:28 AM   #1
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system-config-selinux missing in Centos 5.3?


Installed all by default, can't find system-config-selinux, any package I should yum install?
Thanks.
 
Old 05-16-2009, 11:37 AM   #2
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I have never noticed system-config-selinux coz i don't use.

but try this if it really exists on repos.
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yum list all |grep "system-config*"
and if it exists, simply

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yum install system-config-selinux

cheers!!
 
Old 05-16-2009, 09:17 PM   #3
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Well, I have tried this yum list all |grep "system-config*", it's not listed. I have no idea why it's no available...
 
Old 05-17-2009, 02:42 AM   #4
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Is Selinux enabled on your system? It is an extra security for linux operating systems, If you are a home user i think plain linux is pretty secure and fine. I have noticed ISP's disabling selinux saying it causes more difficulties rather enhanced security.

Hope somebody will help you!!


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Old 05-17-2009, 11:03 AM   #5
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This is one of those question that you will probably have better luck getting a good answer over on centos.org's forum.
 
Old 06-15-2009, 03:36 PM   #6
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In CentOS it is spolicycoreutils-gui try to install it using yum. then system-config-selinux will be available.
 
Old 06-15-2009, 04:49 PM   #7
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Quote:
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If you are a home user i think plain linux is pretty secure and fine.
Maybe you should keep your thoughts private then...


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I have noticed ISP's disabling selinux saying it causes more difficulties rather enhanced security
...and quoting the vague misconceptions of others sounds not that constructive either.


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This is one of those question that you will probably have better luck getting a good answer over on centos.org's forum.
Why on earth? There's lots of Centos users here at LQ.


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In CentOS it is spolicycoreutils-gui try to install it using yum. then system-config-selinux will be available.
Ditch the "s", it's "policycoreutils-gui".
 
Old 06-15-2009, 05:01 PM   #8
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Unspawn

You are correct about the "s".

I think the fact that this thread started on 5/16 and a proper answer did not show up until 6/15 proves the point of my suggestion. Yes, there are a lot of Centos users here (including me), but when things are renamed it is often easier to go to the source to see what the new name is.
 
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Hmm. I'd like to think it's more a placement issue. Would this have been in Red Hat or at least in Distributions it would have gotten more exposure, but maybe that's just my wishful thinking. This isn't some hardcore Centos-centric issue that can't be solved by 'yum -C search "system-config-selinux"' or say rpm.pbone.net or one of us, right? Anyway, in essence you're right: nearly a month is way too much.
 
Old 06-16-2009, 11:21 AM   #10
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Sorry about spolicycoreutils-gui it is true that you need to the ditch the "s".
 
  


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