PR_SET_SECUREBITS(2const) — Linux manual page


PR_SET_SECUREBITS(2const)                      PR_SET_SECUREBITS(2const)

NAME         top

       PR_SET_SECUREBITS - set the "securebits" flags of the calling

LIBRARY         top

       Standard C library (libc, -lc)

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <linux/prctl.h>  /* Definition of PR_* constants */
       #include <sys/prctl.h>

       int prctl(PR_SET_SECUREBITS, unsigned long flags);

DESCRIPTION         top

       Set the "securebits" flags of the calling thread to the value
       supplied in flags.  See capabilities(7).

RETURN VALUE         top

       On success, 0 is returned.  On error, -1 is returned, and errno
       is set to indicate the error.

ERRORS         top

       EINVAL flags is not a valid value.

       EPERM  op is PR_SET_SECUREBITS, and the caller does not have the
              CAP_SETPCAP capability, or tried to unset a "locked" flag,
              or tried to set a flag whose corresponding locked flag was
              set (see capabilities(7)).

STANDARDS         top


HISTORY         top

       Linux 2.6.26.

SEE ALSO         top

       prctl(2), PR_GET_SECUREBITS(2const), capabilities(7)

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