SEMODULESection: NSA (8)
Updated: Nov 2005
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NAMEsemodule - Manage SELinux policy modules.
SYNOPSISsemodule [options]... MODE [MODES]...
semodule is the tool used to manage SELinux policy modules, including installing, upgrading, listing and removing modules. semodule may also be used to force a rebuild of policy from the module store and/or to force a reload of policy without performing any other transaction. semodule acts on module packages created by semodule_package. Conventionally, these files have a .pp suffix (policy package), although this is not mandated in any way.
- -R, --reload
- force a reload of policy
- -B, --build
force a rebuild of policy (also reloads unless -n is used)
- -D, --disable_dontaudit
- Temporarily remove dontaudits from policy. Reverts whenever policy is rebuilt
- install/replace a module package
- upgrade an existing module package, or install if the module does not exist
- install/replace base module package
- disable existing module
- enable existing module
- remove existing module
- display list of installed modules (other than base)
name of the store to operate on
do not reload policy after commit
- prints help message and quit
# Install or replace a base policy package. $ semodule -b base.pp # Install or replace a non-base policy package. $ semodule -i httpd.pp # List non-base modules. $ semodule -l # Turn on all AVC Messages for which SELinux currently is "dontaudit"ing. $ semodule -DB # Turn "dontaudit" rules back on. $ semodule -B # Install or replace all non-base modules in the current directory. $ semodule -i *.pp # Install or replace all modules in the current directory. $ ls *.pp | grep -Ev "base.pp|enableaudit.pp" | xargs /usr/sbin/semodule -b base.pp -i
SEE ALSOcheckmodule(8), semodule_package(8)
This manual page was written by Dan Walsh <[email protected]>. The program was written by Karl MacMillan <[email protected]>, Joshua Brindle <[email protected]>, Jason Tang <[email protected]>
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