[PULL -v2] XACE and SELinux updates for server-1.6-branch

Eamon Walsh ewalsh at tycho.nsa.gov
Mon Oct 26 16:36:38 PDT 2009

On 10/22/2009 08:12 PM, Keith Packard wrote:
> Excerpts from Eamon Walsh's message of Fri Oct 16 06:36:58 +0900 2009:
>>        xselinux: switch from x_device to separate x_pointer and x_keyboard classes.
> This duplicates of IsPointerDevice -- please export the one from
> dix/events.c and use that. 

I backported the two patches that fix this.

> Also, should we back-port the patch for
> devices that have valuators, no keys and no buttons?

I sent mail to Peter asking if it's OK to backport this.

>>        xselinux: Note something in the log if disabled by boolean.
> 'disabled by boolean' seems like a cryptic message to me.

I changed this message to something hopefully more informative. 

>>        xselinux: Allow SetWindowCreateContext to be used for pixmaps as well.
> Are you going to fix the name of this request at some point?

I'll fix this in master.  I can't change the name outright but I can add
a new request opcode with the proper name.

Pull request will be sent once I hear about the IsPointerDevice() fix.


Eamon Walsh 
National Security Agency

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