Gnome 3 RHEL 7 and dconf

  • So I need to make some Gnome 3 changes for SCAP. However I'm still failing a couple checks even though they seem to be in place.

    Disable User Administration, Disable Power Settings, and Disable Geolocation.

    In /etc/dconf/db/local.d/00-security-settings I have:


    My lock file /etc/dconf/db/local.d/locks/00-security-settings has:


    All are locked except for location. I can check and uncheck in dconf-editor which is weird. But I'm still failing the test on all of them. Any ideas?

  • Afraid that I never do Gnome 3 tweaking.

  • @scottalanmiller said in Gnome 3 RHEL 7 and dconf:

    Afraid that I never do Gnome 3 tweaking.

    Thanks. I think a good bit of it is pointless but oh well.

  • So I found out that a couple of the other failures I had were due to misspellings in their check scripts. Without going back through everything, I'm assuming that's what's happening here.

    Things like this line


    failing because the check was looking for


    Both a misspelling and the wrong key value.

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