[Python-Dev] POSIX Capabilities

Aahz aahz at pythoncraft.com
Tue Nov 21 05:12:32 CET 2006

On Fri, Nov 17, 2006, Matt Kern wrote:
> I was looking around for an interface to POSIX capabilities from Python
> under Linux.  I couldn't find anything that did the job, so I wrote the
> attached PosixCapabilities module.   It has a number of shortcomings:

Please upload it to the Cheeseshop; optional is making an announcement
on c.l.py.announce.  python-dev really is not the right place.
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