selinux versus chcon

Ken Dreyer ktdreyer at
Mon Sep 19 20:38:53 UTC 2011

On Mon, Sep 19, 2011 at 12:49 PM, Fulko Hew <fulko.hew at> wrote:
> %{_bindir}/chcon -t httpd_sys_script_exec_t
> /var/www/html/nia/scripts/* 2>/dev/null
> semanage fcontext -a -t httpd_sys_rw_content_t '/var/www/html/nia/tmp'
> 2>/dev/null
> restorecon -v '/var/www/html/nia/tmp' 2>/dev/null

As an aside, it is a good idea to avoid placing packaged files into
/var/www. You can check out the packaging guidelines at

- Ken

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