SELinux denies cups-lpd read access to cups.sock in RHEL

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  • SELinux detects an invalid SELinux denial. On this system we installed cups and cups-lpd and both are operating. SELinux is preventing /usr/lib/cups/daemon/cups-lpd from read access on the sock_file cups.sock.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 and 8

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