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semanage-interface(8) semanage-interface(8)


semanage-interface - SELinux Policy Management network interface tool


semanage interface [-h] [-n] [-N] [-S STORE] [ --add -t TYPE -r RANGE interface | --delete interface | --deleteall | --extract | --list [-C] | --modify -t TYPE -r RANGE interface ]


semanage is used to configure certain elements of SELinux policy without requiring modification to or recompilation from policy sources. semanage interface controls the labels assigned to network interfaces.


show this help message and exit
Do not print heading when listing the specified object type
Do not reload policy after commit
Select an alternate SELinux Policy Store to manage
List local customizations
Add a record of the specified object type
Delete a record of the specified object type
Modify a record of the specified object type
List records of the specified object type
Extract customizable commands, for use within a transaction
Remove all local customizations
SELinux type for the object
MLS/MCS Security Range (MLS/MCS Systems only) SELinux Range for SELinux login mapping defaults to the SELinux user record range. SELinux Range for SELinux user defaults to s0.


list all interface definitions
# semanage interface -l


selinux(8), semanage(8)


This man page was written by Daniel Walsh <>