WORK IN PROGRESS! jailtest attaches itself to all sandboxes
started by the user and performs some basic tests on the sandbox
1. Virtual directories
jailtest extracts a list with the main virtual directories
installed by the sandbox. These directories are build by
firejail at startup using --private* and --whitelist
2. Noexec test
jailtest inserts executable programs in /home/username,
/tmp, and /var/tmp directories and tries to run them from
inside the sandbox, thus testing if the directory is
executable or not.
3. Read access test
jailtest creates test files in the directories specified
by the user and tries to read them from inside the
4. AppArmor test5. Seccomp test
The program is started as root using sudo.
Print debug messages.
Print options and exit.
Print program version and exit.
One or more directories in user home to test for read
access. ~/.ssh and ~/.gnupg are tested by default.
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as
published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of
the License, or (at your option) any later version.
This page is part of the Firejail (Firejail security sandbox)
project. Information about the project can be found at
⟨https://firejail.wordpress.com⟩. If you have a bug report for
this manual page, see ⟨https://firejail.wordpress.com/support/⟩.
This page was obtained from the project's upstream Git repository
⟨https://github.com/netblue30/firejail.git⟩ on 2021-08-27. (At
that time, the date of the most recent commit that was found in
the repository was 2021-08-16.) If you discover any rendering
problems in this HTML version of the page, or you believe there
is a better or more up-to-date source for the page, or you have
corrections or improvements to the information in this COLOPHON
(which is not part of the original manual page), send a mail to
0.9.65 Apr 2021 JAILTEST(1)