selinux_getpolicytype(3)  SELinux API documentation selinux_getpolicytype(3)

NAME         top

       selinux_getpolicytype - get the type of SELinux policy running on the

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <selinux/selinux.h>

       int selinux_getpolicytype(char **policytype);

DESCRIPTION         top

       selinux_getpolicytype() Reads the contents of the /etc/selinux/config
       file to determine the SELinux policy used on the system, and sets
       policytype accordingly. Free policytype with free(3).

RETURN VALUE         top

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

SEE ALSO         top


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