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Spacewalk: Failed to Authenticate to Spacewalk UI using PAM ID when SElinux is Set to Enforcing Mode (Doc ID 2506962.1)

Last updated on JULY 03, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Linux x86-64


Unable to authenticate to Spacewalk UI using PAM ID when SElinux is set to enforcing mode.

/var/log/message log file will show messages similar to below:
Oct 3 16:12:47 <HOSTNAME> [2947]: 2018-10-03 16:12:47,381 [ajp-bio-] WARN
com.redhat.rhn.domain.user.legacy.UserImpl - PAM login for user User spacewalk.admin (id 102, org_id 1) failed with error System error. 
/var/log/secure log file will show permission denied message:
java[23058]: PAM audit_log_acct_message() failed: Permission denied and also below message.


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