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SubjectRe: Posix capabilities

On Wed, 16 Oct 2002, Stefan Schwandter wrote:

> I saw capabilities and acl patches for ext2/3 enter -mm. Is it possible
> now to give an executable (that lives on an ext2/ext3 fs) the necessary
> rights to use SCHED_FIFO without being setuid root? Could someone give
> me some pointers for these topics (capabilities support in linux, acl)?

The program needs CAP_SYS_NICE capability. Look at


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