load_policy(8) — Linux manual page


LOAD_POLICY(8)                       NSA                      LOAD_POLICY(8)

NAME         top

       load_policy - load a new SELinux policy into the kernel

SYNOPSIS         top

       load_policy [-qi]

DESCRIPTION         top

       load_policy loads the installed policy file into the kernel.  The
       existing policy boolean values are automatically preserved across
       policy reloads rather than being reset to the default values in the
       policy file.

OPTIONS         top

       -q     suppress warning messages.

       -i     initial policy load. Only use this if this is the first time
              policy is being loaded since boot (usually called from

EXIT STATUS         top

       0      Success

       1      Invalid option

       2      Policy load failed

       3      Initial policy load failed and enforcing mode requested

SEE ALSO         top


AUTHORS         top

       This manual page was written by Dan Walsh <dwalsh@redhat.com>.
       The program was written by Stephen Smalley <sds@tycho.nsa.gov>.

COLOPHON         top

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       libraries and tools) project.  Information about the project can be
       found at ⟨https://github.com/SELinuxProject/selinux/wiki⟩.  If you
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Security Enhanced Linux           May 2003                    LOAD_POLICY(8)

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