selinux_getenforcemode(3) — Linux manual page

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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

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dwalsh@redhat.com              25 May 2004     selinux_getenforcemode(3)

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