I'm trying to understand how Linux capabilities are passed to a process that has been exec()'d by another one. From what I've read, in order for a capability to be kept after exec, it must be in the ...
setcap error on Debian Squeeze: “unable to set CAP_SETFCAP effective capability: Operation not permitted”
My python script needs at least the CAP_NET_RAW capability, because it's using a pcap library, but I don't want to use sudo (and in fact sudo causes my script to not work properly, with the script's ...
Right now I'm using cap_net_bind_service MY_USERNAME in /etc/security/capability.conf. Now I just need to set cap_net_bind_service+i on the interpreter of my favouite scripting language to be able to ...