Bug 449986 - getcap and symlinks
getcap and symlinks
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 454987
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libcap (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Karsten Hopp
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: 449984
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Reported: 2008-06-04 12:13 EDT by Peter Vrabec
Modified: 2008-10-25 12:50 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-10-25 12:50:58 EDT
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Description Peter Vrabec 2008-06-04 12:13:04 EDT
getcap does not need to complain about a broken link.

getcap -r .
Failed to get capabilities of file `./.kde/tmp-centaur' (No such file or 
Failed to get attribute of file `./.kde/tmp-centaur' (No such file or 

ls -l ./.kde/tmp-centaur
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 13 2007-08-05 18:31 ./.kde/tmp-centaur -> /tmp/kde-root
ls -l /tmp/kde-root
ls: cannot access /tmp/kde-root: No such file or directory
Comment 1 Christopher D. Stover 2008-10-25 12:50:58 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 454987 ***

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