run command with specified security context
Determine the current domain
Specify the domain to run a command in
Specify the context role to run a command with
Specify the full context to run a command with
runcon CONTEXT COMMAND
runcon [ -c ] [-u USER] [-r ROLE] [-t TYPE] [-l RANGE] COMMAND [args]
Run COMMAND with completely-specified CONTEXT, or with current or transitioned security context modified by one or more of LEVEL, ROLE, TYPE, and USER.
If none of -c, -t, -u, -r, or -l, is specified, the first argument is used as the complete context. Any additional arguments after COMMAND are interpreted as arguments to the command.
Note that only carefully-chosen contexts are likely to successfully run.
Run a program in a different SELinux security context. With neither CONTEXT nor COMMAND, print the current security context.
Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.
Complete security context
- -c, --compute
compute process transition context before modifying
- -t, --type=TYPE
type (for same role as parent)
- -u, --user=USER
- -r, --role=ROLE
- -l, --range=RANGE
display this help and exit
output version information and exit
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Full documentation <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/runcon> or available locally via: info '(coreutils) runcon invocation'
Written by Russell Coker.