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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0000102AlmaLinux-8NetworkManagerpublic2021-07-05 21:22
Reporteradontz Assigned Toezamriy  
Status assignedResolutionopen 
PlatformAWSOSAlmaLinuxOS Version8.4
Summary0000102: Incorrect SELinux label on /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0
DescriptionIncorrect SELinux label on


which is "system_u:object_r:unlabeled_t:s0" instead of "system_u:object_r:net_conf_t:s0" renders nmcli unusable.
Try to update connection configuration logs similar error message

NetworkManager[783]: <info> [1624210442.3384] audit: op="connection-update" uuid="5fb06bd0-0bb0-7ffb-45f1-d6edd65f3e03" name="eth0" args="ipv4.dns-search,connection.timestamp" pid=9325 uid=0 result="fail" reason="failed to update connection: Could not open file '/etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0' for writing: Permission denied"
Steps To ReproduceExecute

    nmcli connection modify "eth0" ipv4.dns-search ''

on a a fresh AWS image.
Additional InformationExecuting

    chcon -t net_conf_t /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg*

completely fixes the problem.
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2021-06-30 18:58

developer   ~0000295

Hello and thank you! Nice catch.
We are investigating it.


2021-07-05 21:22

manager   ~0000298

The problem is confirmed. I've created a GitHub issue for it and wrote up my investigation results. We need to change our build pipeline to avoid Amazon's vmimport execution.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2021-06-20 17:53 adontz New Issue
2021-06-30 18:46 alukoshko Assigned To => ezamriy
2021-06-30 18:46 alukoshko Status new => assigned
2021-06-30 18:58 alukoshko Note Added: 0000295
2021-07-05 21:22 ezamriy Note Added: 0000298