[rsbac] rsbac menu problems

Javier J. Martínez Cabezón tazok.id0 at gmail.com
Sun Dec 21 15:49:07 CET 2008

/tmp is not full, I have not configured gpm (I don't use the mouse, so
had the default values) so it could be perfectly the second scenario
you gave mention.

2008/12/21 Amon Ott <ao en rsbac.org>:
> Am Sonntag 21 Dezember 2008 schrieb Javier J. Martínez Cabezón:
>> Hi folks, when using the dialog rsbac_menu interface (or another one)
>> program if you switch any item it appears the following message error:
>>       Main Menu: Selection Error!.
>> I'm running one gentoo hardened linux under a VirtualBox environment,
>> installed and updated from 2008 version (with not extra USE flags and
>> only with a -D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2 flag used to compile by default). It
>> seems to be related with gpm (this gentoo version comes with
>> 1.20.1-r6). I resolved it simply removing the gpm package. Have anyone
>> in the mailing list had the same problem?
>> I don't know yet what made it fail, but I send this feedback because
>> is an silly and stupid problem enough to make you lose your time.
> So far, I have only seen that error when the partition with /tmp was read-only
> or full.
> Can it be that dialog spits out gpm errors on stderr, too, so that the real
> dialog output gets corrupted?
> Amon.
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