capng_have_capability man page

capng_have_capability — check for specific capability

Synopsis

#include <cap-ng.h>

int capng_have_capability(capng_type_t which, unsigned int capability);

Description

capng_have_capability will check the specified internal capabilities set to see if the specified capability is set. The capabilities sets must be previously setup with calls to capng_get_caps_process, capng_get_caps_fd, or in some other way setup. The values for which should be one of: CAPNG_EFFECTIVE, CAPNG_PERMITTED, CAPNG_INHERITABLE, or CAPNG_BOUNDING_SET.

Return Value

This funtion will return 1 if yes and 0 otherwise.

See Also

capng_get_caps_process(3), capng_get_caps_fd(3), capng_have_capabilities(3), capabilities(7)

Author

Steve Grubb

Referenced By

capng_have_capabilities(3).

June 2009 Red Hat Libcap-ng API