ypbind_selinux man page

ypbind_selinux — Security Enhanced Linux Policy for NIS.


Security-Enhanced Linux secures the system via flexible mandatory access control. SELinux can be setup deny NIS from working, since it requires daemons to be allowed greater access to the network.


You must set the allow_ypbind boolean to allow your system to work properly in a NIS environment.

setsebool -P allow_ypbind 1

system-config-selinux is a GUI tool available to customize SELinux policy settings.


This manual page was written by Dan Walsh <dwalsh@redhat.com>.

See Also

selinux(8), ypbind(8), chcon(1), setsebool(8)

Referenced By

Explore man page connections for ypbind_selinux(8).

nis_selinux(8) is an alias of ypbind_selinux(8).

ypbind Selinux Policy documentation 17 Jan 2005