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Movable Type AMI Edition with Amazon Linux 2023 supports SELinux as well as Amazon Linux 2023, includes pre-configured SELinux policy for running Movable Type Application. movabletype-selinux package introduces contexts prefix movabletype and sets permissions required to run Movable Type Application, including httpd, mysqld, etc.

There are three contexts related user contents:

  • movabletyperwcontent_t: files and directories allowed to read and write
  • movabletypecontentt: files and directories allowed to read
  • movabletypescriptexec_t: executable files and directory like CGI scripts

for details, see man movabletype_selinux (8).

The interface is available to set the above contexts. see


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