IV45183: IS RHEL 6 IS SELINUX SUPPORTED BEING ENABLED IN A TSAMP/RSCT ENVIRONMENT?

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APAR status

  • Closed as documentation error.

Error description

  • BE Support Engineer:  CJ
    Change Team Engineer: EJ
    SAMP: 3.2.2
    
    Problem Description: In the installation and configuration
    guide it states the following with regard to selinux on RHEL:
    
    On page 8 and again on page 48:
    
    In the current Red Hat 5 distributions, the SELinux environment
    is switched on by default. It must be switched off for IBM
    Tivoli System Automation to work properly.
    
    Needs to be updated to reflect the same information for RHEL 6.
    

Local fix

  • Disable selinux on RHEL 5/6
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms
    * (SA MP) 3.2.2 users installing the product or operations
    * console on Red Hat RHEL 6
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    * The SA MP Installation and Configuration guide describes on
    * pages 8 and 48 that SELinux needs to be switched off on
    * Red Hat RHEL 5, but it misses to mention that this has to be
    * done also for Red Hat RHEL 6.
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • The Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms Installation and
    Configuration guide will be updated as follows to address this
    issue:
    
    Chapter 1. Installing on UNIX and Linux
      Preparing for installation
        Prerequisites
    
     The last bullet of the bullet list will be changed from:
    
       In the current Red Hat 5 distributions, the SELinux
       environment is switched on by default. It must be switched
       off for IBM Tivoli System Automation to work properly.
    
     to:
    
       In the current Red Hat RHEL 5 and RHEL 6 distributions, the
       SELinux environment is switched on by default. It must be
       switched off for IBM Tivoli System Automation to work
       properly.
    
    Chapter 4. Installing the operations console
      Preparing for the installation of the IBM Tivoli System
      Automation operations console
        Installation prerequisites
    
     The 3rd bullet of the bullet list will be changed from:
    
       In the current Red Hat 5 distributions, the SELinux
       environment is switched on by default. It must be switched
       off for IBM Tivoli System Automation to work properly.
    
     to:
    
       In the current Red Hat RHEL 5 and RHEL 6 distributions, the
       SELinux environment is switched on by default. It must be
       switched off for IBM Tivoli System Automation to work
       properly.
    
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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV45183

  • Reported component name

    SA MULTIPLATFOR

  • Reported component ID

    5724M0000

  • Reported release

    322

  • Status

    CLOSED DOC

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-07-03

  • Closed date

    2013-08-07

  • Last modified date

    2013-08-07

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More support for:

Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms

Software version:

322

Reference #:

IV45183

Modified date:

2013-08-07

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