getenforce(8) — Linux manual page


getenforce(8)      SELinux Command Line documentation      getenforce(8)

NAME         top

       getenforce - get the current mode of SELinux

SYNOPSIS         top


DESCRIPTION         top

       getenforce reports whether SELinux is enforcing, permissive, or

AUTHOR         top

       Dan Walsh, <>

SEE ALSO         top

       selinux(8), setenforce(8), selinuxenabled(8)

COLOPHON         top

       This page is part of the selinux (Security-Enhanced Linux user-
       space libraries and tools) project.  Information about the
       project can be found at 
       ⟨⟩.  If you have a
       bug report for this manual page, see
       This page was obtained from the project's upstream Git repository
       ⟨⟩ on 2023-12-22.  (At
       that time, the date of the most recent commit that was found in
       the repository was 2023-05-11.)  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             7 April 2004                 getenforce(8)

Pages that refer to this page: selinuxenabled(8)setenforce(8)