[Haskell-cafe] problem getting cabal-install to work on CentOS 5.2

Lars Viklund zao at acc.umu.se
Wed Apr 14 08:44:24 EDT 2010

On Wed, Apr 14, 2010 at 06:27:53AM -0500, Chris Dornan wrote:
> Thanks very much Corey -- your suspicion is very well founded, and of course it neatly explains the peculiar behaviour. It looks as if exec has obviously been modified on RHEL and friends to refuse to execute anything in /tmp.

I would suspect that you have SELinux to thank for this. It has a lovely
tendency to have lots of fun policies about what can be done where, by
who, and on files with particular labels.

Lars Viklund | zao at acc.umu.se

More information about the Haskell-Cafe mailing list