security update process failure
cra at WPI.EDU
Tue Sep 6 13:02:17 UTC 2011
On Tue, Sep 06, 2011 at 08:57:01AM -0400, Genes MailLists wrote:
> libcap provides posix capabilities support - fair question would be
> how to get a list of applications which use libcap stuff it provides.
> rpm -q -l libcap
> shows these are provided:
> One could troll all binaries on the system asking which ones employ
> libcap.so.2 using ldd - and perhaps egrep for calls to getcap and the
> like ...
> I suspect someone has or has written a tool to catalog these things -
repoquery --whatrequires libcap
To verify this update, I just ran the setcap and getcap commands and
checked their results.
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