Granting a capability to a service

Andrew Lutomirski luto at
Wed Jul 22 20:28:25 UTC 2015

On Wed, Jul 22, 2015 at 1:22 PM, Lennart Poettering
<mzerqung at> wrote:
> What's worse is that in kernels before 2.6.24 passing caps across
> exec() actually worked fine. Kernel broke API heavily in this regard
> by introducing fcaps and altering the caps inheritance logic then.

Are you sure?  I don't recall it ever working.


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