capng_fill(3) — Linux manual page


CAPNG_FILL(3)                 Libcap-ng API                CAPNG_FILL(3)

NAME         top

       capng_fill - fill chosen capabilities set

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <cap-ng.h>

       void capng_fill(capng_select_t set);

DESCRIPTION         top

       capng_fill sets all bits to a 1 in the selected POSIX
       capabilities set. The options are CAPNG_SELECT_CAPS for the
       traditional capabilities, CAPNG_SELECT_BOUNDS for the bounding
       set, CAPNG_SELECT_BOTH if filling both is desired,
       CAPNG_SELECT_AMBIENT if only operating on the ambient
       capabilities, or CAPNG_SELECT_ALL if clearing all is desired..

RETURN VALUE         top


NOTES         top

       During capng_apply, bits in the bounding set can only be dropped.
       You cannot set them.

SEE ALSO         top

       capng_apply(3), capabilities(7)

AUTHOR         top

       Steve Grubb

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Red Hat                         Sept 2020                  CAPNG_FILL(3)