Re: [RFC] capabilities: Ambient capabilities

From: Christoph Lameter
Date: Mon Apr 27 2015 - 10:56:04 EST

On Fri, 24 Apr 2015, Andy Lutomirski wrote:

> Also, in my model you can do:
> $ sudo capset cap_whatever=eip something
> $ ./something
> and the program can make its cap be ambient and run a helper. In the
> CAP_SETPCAP model, that doesn't work.

Dont see too much difference in setting caps and CAP_SETPCAP on
"./something" to allow it to set the ambient caps.
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