selinux_getpolicytype(3) — Linux manual page

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | RETURN VALUE | SEE ALSO | COLOPHON

selinux_getpolicytype(3)SELinux API documentationelinux_getpolicytype(3)

NAME         top

       selinux_getpolicytype - get the type of SELinux policy running on
       the system

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

       selinux(8)

COLOPHON         top

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dwalsh@redhat.com              24 Sep 2008      selinux_getpolicytype(3)

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