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To: Jeff Chua <>
Cc: Jan Engelhardt <>,
	lkml <>,
	Andrew Morgan <>
Subject: Re: where is the capset kernel module?
Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2008 21:23:31 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Quoting Jeff Chua (
> On Feb 6, 2008 7:40 PM, Jan Engelhardt <> wrote:
> > >warning: `named' uses 32-bit capabilities (legacy support in use)
> > Yes it is a really interesting case I have seen before,
> > but did not bother to investigate.
> Tried, but didn't help.
> Menuconfig can't select these as modules. So may be that's they need
> to be make modular.
>      [*] Enable different security models
>      [*]   Socket and Networking Security Hooks (NEW)
>      [*]   Default Linux Capabilities (NEW)
>      [*] File POSIX Capabilities (EXPERIMENTAL)
>      [ ] Root Plug Support (NEW)

Odd, I thought the help text was originally far more helpful, including
a url.  The message isn't telling you you need a kernel module, but that
you are using an old libcap.  It isn't a real problem right now if
you're not using the SMACK LSM, but to get rid of the message upgrade
your libcap from


  reply	other threads:[~2008-02-07  3:25 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-06  8:13 where is the capset kernel module? Jeff Chua
2008-02-06 10:43 ` Jeff Chua
2008-02-06 11:40   ` Jan Engelhardt
2008-02-06 11:56     ` Jeff Chua
2008-02-07  3:23       ` serge [this message]
2008-02-07 10:14         ` Jeff Chua
2008-02-08  0:22       ` Jan Engelhardt

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