matchmediacon(3) — Linux manual page


matchmediacon(3)          SELinux API documentation         matchmediacon(3)

NAME         top

       matchmediacon  -  get  the  default  SELinux security context for the
       specified mediatype from the policy

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <selinux/selinux.h>

       int matchmediacon(const char *media, char **con);

DESCRIPTION         top

       matchmediacon() matches the specified media type with the media
       contexts configuration and sets the security context con to refer to
       the resulting context.

       Note: Caller must free returned security context con using

RETURN VALUE         top

       Returns 0 on success or -1 otherwise.

Files         top


SEE ALSO         top

       selinux(8), freecon(3)

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