[DSE-Dev] Bug#829617: selinux-policy-default not available for stable

Laurent Bigonville bigon at debian.org
Tue Jul 5 09:24:45 UTC 2016

severity 829617 wishlist
tag 829617 + jessie

Le 04/07/16 à 20:37, Klaus Ethgen a écrit :
> selinux-policy-default is not available for stable (jessie) than only
> for old-stable and testing (and unstable).

Yes the policy was considered too buggy when stable has been released 
and thus has been removed.

We could backport the refpolicy currently in testing, but we might need 
to backport the userspace as well as they changed the way the policy was 

> Without this policy, all selinux tools and kernel support makes no sense
> at all. (True, I can compile my own policy but this is fare behind a
> casual admin.)

TBH, even with a policy in the archive, I think it would require 
adjustment from the administrator anyway

> So please provide that policy again.
> See also [0].
> [0] https://wiki.debian.org/SELinux/Setup#Steps_to_setup_SELinux

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