Originally Posted by SomeDamFool
In F13 I had to disable fail2ban because it caused SELinux to go spastic and would overheat my laptop cpu. I've had F14 for a bit so I tried enabling fail2ban again, but got the same result.
I had 7 SELinux errors and filed bug reports on all of them. However 5 of them were duplicates that pointed to an original bug that was marked STATUS: CANTFIX. Hmm.. that doesn't sound good. So does this mean fail2ban is dead in the water?
From your description sounds like it.
Not what you want to hear, but, honestly, I advise you learn iptables. You can accomplish essentially the same effect, but without the need to install any additional packages.
In general, less packages and less daemons is better security.