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When I login , it asks me "Would you like to enter a security context?"

I have SELinux enabled ..I'm using Fedora 12. How to resolve this?

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You haven't told us what your problem or questions is. – d-_-b Sep 6 '10 at 13:50

Unless you have a specific need for SELinux I would just disable it, as it makes troubleshooting things more complicated.

1) Boot into single user mode: When you first start your computer, the GRUB screen (where you choose your Operating System) appears. Select the Fedora that you want to boot into, but press the a key instead of pressing Enter. append 'single' to the arguments there.

2) Then set SELINUX=disabled in /etc/selinux/config

3) reboot

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I tend to set it to permissive, rather than disabled, because at least that way it logs stuff that has a different SELinux configuration to what is expected. – Tom O'Connor Sep 6 '10 at 15:02

You could try something similar to this bug report by adding a < /dev/null

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Thanks everybody, the issue is with working of Pam.d with selinux enabled. I turned off pam.d features .its working now. though i need to re-look into /etc/pam.d/login instead of disabling it complete.

I have two choices - 1.disble selinux or 2.disable pam.d for login server. I chose 2.

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