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checkpolicy - SELinux policy compiler
[-b] [-d] [-M] [-c policyvers] [-o output_file] [input_file]
This manual page describes the
is a program that checks and compiles a SELinux security policy configuration
into a binary representation that can be loaded into the kernel. If no
input file name is specified, checkpolicy will attempt to read from
policy.conf or policy, depending on whether the -b flag is specified.
Read an existing binary policy file rather than a source policy.conf file.
Enter debug mode after loading the policy.
Enable the MLS policy when checking and compiling the policy.
- -o filename
Write a binary policy file to the specified filename.
- -c policyvers
Specify the policy version, defaults to the latest.
SELinux documentation at http://www.nsa.gov/selinux,
especially "Configuring the SELinux Policy".
This manual page was written by Arpad Magosanyi <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
and edited by Stephen Smalley <email@example.com>.
The program was written by Stephen Smalley <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
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