SELINUX

Marko Vojinovic vvmarko at gmail.com
Tue Aug 31 17:21:41 UTC 2010


On Tuesday, August 31, 2010 17:59:06 Bruno Wolff III wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 17:55:32 +0100,
>   Marko Vojinovic <vvmarko at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Yea, sure, can you imagine, one needs to know how to use no less than
> > *two* commands --- chcon and semanage --- this is waaay beyond the
> > capabilities of any mortal sysadmin... And reading their dreaded man
> > pages, oh my, I get scared just thinking about trying to read them...
> 
> restorecon and semanage are a safer combination.

Of course, you're right.

When I first tried to manipulate contexts, chcon was a natural choice to learn 
about, because it was analogous to chown, chgrp and chmod. And once I 
developed a habit of using it, well... ;-)

Best, :-)
Marko



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