[vdr] capabilites not supported in linux 2.4
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Mon Apr 17 16:45:24 CEST 2006
Christoph Gohle schrieb:
> vdr can not be compiled on my 2.4 system because setting capabilities is
> not supported.
> Maybe it would be nice if this feature is automatically disabled if a
> 2.4 kernel is found? This would save compatability to older systems.
> Only a suggestion.
From the readme of libcap-1.10:
As of Linux 2.2.0, the power of the superuser has been partitioned
into a set of discrete capabilities (in other places, these
capabilities are know as privileges).
The contents of the libcap package are a library and a number of
It should not be a problem to install this lib on a 2.4.x-kernel.
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