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Re: [PATCH xfstests] _qmount: mount w/o selinux xattrs

To: Christoph Hellwig <hch@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH xfstests] _qmount: mount w/o selinux xattrs
From: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 12 Jul 2010 14:29:14 -0500
Cc: xfs mailing list <xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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On 07/09/2010 11:12 AM, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 02, 2010 at 12:48:55PM -0500, Eric Sandeen wrote:
>>> What about just disabling selinux for all filesystems instead of just
>>> XFS for the general case.
>>
>> Well it seems like if we -can- test with it on, that's good.
>> Certain distros ship with it on by default, so exercising lots
>> of scenarios with it on seems beneficial...
> 
> It seems, but I'd rather do it consistently for all filesystems.
> 

except we can't, because xfs actually has such low-level format checking
that selinux -will- break it badly.

I guess we could flag which tests can't run w/ extra xattrs,
and only mount w/ the context for those?

-Eric

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