is_selinux_enabled(3) — Linux manual page


is_selinux_enabled(3)   SELinux API documentation  is_selinux_enabled(3)

NAME         top

       is_selinux_enabled - check whether SELinux is enabled

NAME         top

       is_selinux_mls_enabled - check whether SELinux is enabled for
       (Multi Level Security) MLS

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <selinux/selinux.h>

       int is_selinux_enabled();

       int is_selinux_mls_enabled();

DESCRIPTION         top

       is_selinux_enabled() returns 1 if SELinux is running or 0 if it
       is not.

       is_selinux_mls_enabled() returns 1 if SELinux is capable of
       running in MLS mode or 0 if it is not. To determine the policy in
       use on the system, use selinux_getpolicytype(3).

SEE ALSO         top


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