capng_restore_state(3) — Linux manual page


CAPNG_SAVE_STATE(3)           Libcap-ng API          CAPNG_SAVE_STATE(3)

NAME         top

       capng_restore_state - set the internal library state

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <cap-ng.h>

       void capng_restore_state(void **state);

DESCRIPTION         top

       capng_restore_state is a function that takes the state
       information previously saved by capng_save_state and restores the
       libraries internal state. This function is not available in the
       python bindings.

RETURN VALUE         top


NOTES         top

       capng_restore_state free's the previously malloc'd state, thus
       the state can't be restored multiple times.

       The working pid is part of the restored state, if restoring the
       state to a different thread, capng_setpid can be used to update

SEE ALSO         top

       capng_save_state(3), capabilities(7)

AUTHOR         top

       Steve Grubb

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Red Hat                         June 2009            CAPNG_SAVE_STATE(3)

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