setenforce - Man Page

modify the mode SELinux is running in


setenforce [Enforcing|Permissive|1|0]


Use Enforcing or 1 to put SELinux in enforcing mode.
Use Permissive or 0 to put SELinux in permissive mode.

If SELinux is disabled and you want to enable it, or SELinux is enabled and you want to disable it, please see selinux(8).


Dan Walsh, <>

See Also

selinux(8), getenforce(8), selinuxenabled(8)

Referenced By

getenforce(8), security_load_policy(3), selinuxenabled(8).

7 April 2004 SELinux Command Line documentation