CAPNG_PRINT_CAPS_NUMERIC(3) Libcap-ng API CAPNG_PRINT_CAPS_NUMERIC(3)
capng_print_caps_numeric - print numeric values for capabilities set
#include <cap-ng.h> char *capng_print_caps_numeric(capng_print_t where, capng_select_t set);
capng_print_caps_numeric will create a numeric representation of the internal capabilities. The representation can be sent to either stdout or a buffer by passing CAPNG_PRINT_STDOUT or CAPNG_PRINT_BUFFER respectively for the where parameter. If the option was for a buffer, this function will malloc a buffer that the caller must free. The set parameter controls what is included in the representation. The legal options are CAPNG_SELECT_CAPS for the traditional capabilities, CAPNG_SELECT_BOUNDS for the bounding set, CAPNG_SELECT_BOTH if printing both is desired, CAPNG_SELECT_AMBIENT if only printing the ambient capabilities, or CAPNG_SELECT_ALL if printing all is desired.
If CAPNG_PRINT_BUFFER was selected for where, this will be the text buffer and NULL on failure. If CAPNG_PRINT_STDOUT was selected then this value will be NULL no matter what.
This page is part of the libcap-ng (capabilities commands and library (NG)) project. Information about the project can be found at ⟨https://people.redhat.com/sgrubb/libcap-ng/⟩. It is not known how to report bugs for this man page; if you know, please send a mail to email@example.com. This page was obtained from the tarball libcap-ng-0.8.3.tar.gz fetched from ⟨https://people.redhat.com/sgrubb/libcap-ng/index.html⟩ on 2023-06-23. If you discover any rendering problems in this HTML version of the page, or you believe there is a better or more up- to-date source for the page, or you have corrections or improvements to the information in this COLOPHON (which is not part of the original manual page), send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org Red Hat Sept 2020 CAPNG_PRINT_CAPS_NUMERIC(3)
Pages that refer to this page: capng_print_caps_text(3)