[CentOS] Issue with HP Officejet 6500 on CentOS 5.5

Marc-André Lévesque malevesque at teksavvy.com
Sun Sep 19 12:38:08 EDT 2010

On Sun, 2010-09-19 at 11:24 -0400, Marc-André Lévesque wrote:

> As for setting selinux to permissive, I didn't bother. I'm sticking to
> enforcing. I'd rather fix selinux when I'll need a blocked feature than
> disabling it. For the record, here's the avc:
> avc:  denied  { write } for  pid=23972 comm="hp" name=".index" dev=dm-4
> ino=1245300 scontext=system_u:system_r:hplip_t:s0-s0:c0.c1023
> tcontext=system_u:object_r:snmpd_var_lib_t:s0 tclass=file
> It didn't prevent me from printing but I have not tried scanning.

Looks like you can get a lot of AVCs. My guess is it depends on how you
installed the printer. The avc above was from a printer installed with
hp-setup. But I get a lot more from an old printer entry that I updated
its make/model and URI.


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