RUNCON(1)                       User Commands                      RUNCON(1)

NAME         top

       runcon - run command with specified security context

SYNOPSIS         top

       runcon CONTEXT COMMAND [args]
       runcon [ -c ] [-u USER] [-r ROLE] [-t TYPE] [-l RANGE] COMMAND [args]

DESCRIPTION         top

       Run COMMAND with completely-specified CONTEXT, or with current or
       transitioned security context modified by one or more of LEVEL, ROLE,
       TYPE, and USER.

       If none of -c, -t, -u, -r, or -l, is specified, the first argument is
       used as the complete context.  Any additional arguments after COMMAND
       are interpreted as arguments to the command.

       Note that only carefully-chosen contexts are likely to successfully

       Run a program in a different SELinux security context.  With neither
       CONTEXT nor COMMAND, print the current security context.

       Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options

              Complete security context

       -c, --compute
              compute process transition context before modifying

       -t, --type=TYPE
              type (for same role as parent)

       -u, --user=USER
              user identity

       -r, --role=ROLE

       -l, --range=RANGE

       --help display this help and exit

              output version information and exit

AUTHOR         top

       Written by Russell Coker.

REPORTING BUGS         top

       GNU coreutils online help: <>
       Report runcon translation bugs to

COPYRIGHT         top

       Copyright © 2017 Free Software Foundation, Inc.  License GPLv3+: GNU
       GPL version 3 or later <>.
       This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
       There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO         top

       Full documentation at:
       or available locally via: info '(coreutils) runcon invocation'

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GNU coreutils 8.29              December 2017                      RUNCON(1)

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