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Date:	Fri, 5 Sep 2008 18:53:11 +1000 (EST)
From:	James Morris <>
To:	Paul Moore <>
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH v4 03/14] selinux: Fix a problem in

On Tue, 2 Sep 2008, Paul Moore wrote:

> Currently when SELinux fails to allocate memory in
> security_netlbl_sid_to_secattr() the NetLabel LSM domain field is set to
> NULL which triggers the default NetLabel LSM domain mapping which may not
> always be the desired mapping.  This patch fixes this by returning an error
> when the kernel is unable to allocate memory.  This could result in more
> failures on a system with heavy memory pressure but it is the "correct"
> thing to do.
> Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <>

Acked-by: James Morris <>

James Morris
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