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semanage_set_root - Man Page

SELinux Management API


Set/get the alternate root directory for SELinux configuration directory.

#include <semanage/handle.h>

extern int semanage_set_root(const char *path);

extern const char *semanage_root(void);


The function semanage_set_root() sets an alternate root directory for SELinux configuration paths to be used by the semanage library.

Return Value

The function semanage_set_root() returns -1 in case of failure. Otherwise, 0 is returned.

The function semanage_root() returns the semanage root. The returned value should not be modified by the caller.

See Also

semanage_handle_create(3), semanage_connect(3),


1 June 2011 dwalsh@redhat.com Libsemanage API documentation