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Re: Debian / SE/Linux - libselinux1 needs to be set priority "important" or "required"

On Sun, 30 May 2004 20:54, Goswin von Brederlow 
<brederlo@informatik.uni-tuebingen.de> wrote:
> The source package already is required. That means the override file
> on ftp-master changes the priority to optional. The person to talk to
> would be ftp-master. The maintainer should get a mail from linda,
> madison or one of our girls informing him about the override disparity
> and whom to contact on every upload? I suggest contacting him first
> asking why he hasn't talked ftp-master into changing the priority yet.

I receive the email in question and did what it instructed (send email to a 
certain address requesting that the change be made).  So far nothing has 
happened as a result.

It would probably be good for Luke to file a bug report against 

On Sun, 30 May 2004 21:06, Florian Weimer <fw@deneb.enyo.de> wrote:
> Isn't full SELinux integration a bit risky in the light of Secure
> Computing's patents?

I don't think so.

> How do other distributors deal with this issue?  Do they ignore it
> entirely?

SE Linux is included in Fedora Core 2 (boot CD1 and type "linux selinux" at 
the boot prompt to install SE Linux).  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 will have 
SE Linux included.

PS  Luke's email seems broken, I can't send mail to him direct.

http://www.coker.com.au/selinux/   My NSA Security Enhanced Linux packages
http://www.coker.com.au/bonnie++/  Bonnie++ hard drive benchmark
http://www.coker.com.au/postal/    Postal SMTP/POP benchmark
http://www.coker.com.au/~russell/  My home page

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