After my Bug report to CentOS bug tracker I got an answer from a developer:
"The default selinux policy does not allow httpd to connect to a network
(svnServer.local / svn port).
httpd_can_network_connect --> off"
So I think it would be a good idea to adapt the Installation Guide for
systems with SELinux enabled.
On Wed, Oct 5, 2011 at 9:37 AM, Mathias Schnydrig
> On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 5:44 PM, Stephen Gallagher <
> step...@gallagherhome.com> wrote:
>> On Tue, 2011-10-04 at 17:35 +0200, Mathias Schnydrig wrote:
>> > well now it went quite fast ;-)
>> > #============= httpd_t ==============
>> > allow httpd_t memcache_port_t:tcp_socket name_connect;
>> > allow httpd_t port_t:tcp_socket name_connect;
>> > allow httpd_t smtp_port_t:tcp_socket name_connect;
>> Ok, that looks like a bug in the selinux-policy package. Could you
>> please file that on the Red Hat Bugzilla (or CentOS bug tracker) against
>> the selinux-policy package?
>> In the meantime, you can add those changes to your local system policy
>> manually by running (as root):
>> audit2allow -a -M reviewboard
>> semodule -i reviewboard.pp
>> This will create and install a custom policy module to disable these
>> SELinux denials. You should be good to go then.
>> That worked, Thank you!
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