getsebool man page

getsebool — get SELinux boolean value(s)

Synopsis

getsebool [-a] [boolean]

Description

getsebool reports where a particular SELinux boolean or all SELinux booleans are on or off In certain situations a boolean can be in one state with a pending change to the other state. getsebool will report this as a pending change. The pending value indicates the value that will be applied upon the next boolean commit.

The setting of boolean values occurs in two stages; first the pending value is changed, then the booleans are committed, causing their active values to become their pending values. This allows a group of booleans to be changed in a single transaction, by setting all of their pending values as desired and then committing once.

Options

-a
Show all SELinux booleans.

Author

This manual page was written by Dan Walsh <dwalsh@redhat.com>. The program was written by Tresys Technology.

See Also

selinux(8), setsebool(8), booleans(8)

Referenced By

booleans(8), security_load_booleans(3), semanage-boolean(8), sepolicy-booleans(8), setsebool(8).

11 Aug 2004 dwalsh@redhat.com SELinux Command Line documentation