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PAM_SEPERMIT(8)                          Linux-PAM Manual                         PAM_SEPERMIT(8)

NAME
       pam_sepermit - PAM module to allow/deny login depending on SELinux enforcement state

SYNOPSIS
       pam_sepermit.so [debug] [conf=/path/to/config/file]

DESCRIPTION
       The pam_sepermit module allows or denies login depending on SELinux enforcement state.

       When the user which is logging in matches an entry in the config file he is allowed access
       only when the SELinux is in enforcing mode. Otherwise he is denied access. For users not
       matching any entry in the config file the pam_sepermit module returns PAM_IGNORE return
       value.

       The config file contains a list of user names one per line with optional arguments. If the
       name is prefixed with @ character it means that all users in the group name match. If it
       is prefixed with a % character the SELinux user is used to match against the name instead
       of the account name. Note that when SELinux is disabled the SELinux user assigned to the
       account cannot be determined. This means that such entries are never matched when SELinux
       is disabled and pam_sepermit will return PAM_IGNORE.

       See sepermit.conf(5) for details.

OPTIONS
       debug
           Turns on debugging via syslog(3).

       conf=/path/to/config/file
           Path to alternative config file overriding the default.

MODULE TYPES PROVIDED
       The auth and account module types are provided.

RETURN VALUES
       PAM_AUTH_ERR
           SELinux is disabled or in the permissive mode and the user matches.

       PAM_SUCCESS
           SELinux is in the enforcing mode and the user matches.

       PAM_IGNORE
           The user does not match any entry in the config file.

       PAM_USER_UNKNOWN
           The module was unable to determine the user's name.

       PAM_SERVICE_ERR
           Error during reading or parsing the config file.

FILES
       /etc/security/sepermit.conf
           Default configuration file

EXAMPLES
           auth     [success=done ignore=ignore default=bad] pam_sepermit.so
           auth     required  pam_unix.so
           account  required  pam_unix.so
           session  required  pam_permit.so

SEE ALSO
       sepermit.conf(5), pam.conf(5), pam.d(5), pam(7)selinux(8)

AUTHOR
       pam_sepermit and this manual page were written by Tomas Mraz .

Linux-PAM Manual                            06/18/2013                            PAM_SEPERMIT(8)

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