libcap2 1:2.21-2 source package in Ubuntu Linaro Evaluation Build


libcap2 (1:2.21-2) unstable; urgency=low
  [ Serge Hallyn ]  * Non-maintainer upload.  * 0002-support-getting-setting-capabilities-on-large-files.patch: patch from    upstream to enable setting capabilities on large files.    (Closes: #631134)  [ Torsten Werner ]  * Move package to alioth's collab-maint project.    * Use git instead of svn.    * Update Vcs-* headers in debian/control.  [ Zhi Li ]  * Modify long description in libcap2-bin/debian/control, remove those files that were not generated.    (Closes: #620345) -- Torsten Werner <email address hidden>  Mon, 11 Jul 2011 22:11:41 +0200

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Torsten Werner on 2011-07-12
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libcap2_2.21-2.debian.tar.gz 7.9 KiB 6c4e9a267e175ff2f3240127f490ff4c7eba3fddf19812231cf8ddd987c96c7d

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libcap-dev: development libraries and header files for libcap2

 Contains the necessary support for building applications that use

libcap2: support for getting/setting POSIX.1e capabilities

 This library implements the user-space interfaces to the POSIX
 1003.1e capabilities available in Linux kernels. These capabilities are
 a partitioning of the all powerful root privilege into a set of distinct

libcap2-bin: basic utility programs for using capabilities

 This package contains the programs getpcaps, capsh, getcap, and setcap for
 manipulation of capabilities. The manpages of this package reference the
 manpage cap_from_text(3) from the libcap-dev package. Please install the
 libcap-dev package if you need its documentation.