You may face Nginx or Apache web server blocking issues even when your firewall is disabled. SELinux is a security engine that may block some of the calls or permissions on your server. So in this tutorial I will cover the steps on how to disable SELinux temporarily and permanently.
- Linux Distro
Disable SELinux Temporarily
Step 1. Check the selinux status:
Step 2. To disable it temporarily, run:
Disable SELinux Permanently
Step 1. Open the selinux configuration file:
Step 2. Find the
SELINUX configuration line and change it from
Step 3. Save the file and exit. You need to
reboot the system. Check the new status:
SELinux status: disabled
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