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selinux_getenforcemode(3) SELinux API documentationselinux_getenforcemode(3)

NAME         top

       selinux_getenforcemode - get the enforcing state of SELinux

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <selinux/selinux.h>

       int selinux_getenforcemode(int *enforce);

DESCRIPTION         top

       selinux_getenforcemode() Reads the contents of the
       /etc/selinux/config file to determine how the system was setup to run
       SELinux.

       Sets the value of enforce to 1 if SELinux should be run in enforcing
       mode.  Sets the value of enforce to 0 if SELinux should be run in
       permissive mode.  Sets the value of enforce to -1 if SELinux should
       be disabled.

RETURN VALUE         top

       On success, zero is returned.  On failure, -1 is returned.

SEE ALSO         top

       selinux(8)

COLOPHON         top

       This page is part of the selinux (Security-Enhanced Linux user-space
       libraries and tools) project.  Information about the project can be
       found at ⟨https://github.com/SELinuxProject/selinux/wiki⟩.  If you
       have a bug report for this manual page, see 
       ⟨https://github.com/SELinuxProject/selinux/wiki/Contributing⟩.  This
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dwalsh@redhat.com                25 May 2004       selinux_getenforcemode(3)

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