python2-capng - Python bindings for libcap-ng library

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository Security all
Package filename python2-capng-0.7.9-41.12.x86_64.rpm
Package name python2-capng
Package version 0.7.9
Package release 41.12
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category Development/Libraries/Python
License LGPL-2.1+
Maintainer -
Download size 25.11 KB
Installed size 64.29 KB
The libcap-ng-python package contains the bindings so that libcap-ng
and can be used by Python applications.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python2-capng-0.7.9-41.12.i586.rpm 0.7.9 i586 Security
python2-capng-0.7.9-1.4.x86_64.rpm 0.7.9 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
python2-capng-0.7.9-1.4.i586.rpm 0.7.9 i586 openSUSE Oss
python2-capng - - -


Name Value - -
libcap-ng0 = 0.7.9
python(abi) = 2.7


Name Value
python2-capng = 0.7.9-41.12
python2-capng(x86-64) = 0.7.9-41.12


Type URL
Binary Package python2-capng-0.7.9-41.12.x86_64.rpm
Source Package libcap-ng-python-0.7.9-41.12.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Security repository:
    # zypper addrepo security
  2. Install python2-capng rpm package:
    # zypper install python2-capng




2018-02-20 -
- Switch to singlespec approach to allow building of python3
2018-02-18 -
- Remove ineffective --with-pic. Fix SRPM group. Redo descriptions.
- Rename %soname to %sover to better reflect its use.
2018-02-18 -
- Update to version 0.7.9:
* Fix byte compiling python3 bindings
* Rework spec file to show new python2/3 separation
- cleanup with spec-cleaner
- use https urls
2017-05-17 -
- Update to version 0.7.8:
* Improve Python3 support
* Fix the thread separation test
* Correct typo in cap_pacct text
* Update man page for captest
* Fix sscanf string lengths in netcap
* Correct linking of python3 module
2015-12-07 -
- Fix build by passing --without-python3 argument. For now we are
fine with py2 bindings only
2015-12-02 -
- Update to version 0.7.7
* Make sure all types used in _lnode are defined in proc-llist.h
* Fix python binding test for old kernels
* Fix leaked FD in library init
- Changes from version 0.7.6
* Fix python3 support
- Changes from version 0.7.5
* Make python3 supported
* In python bindings test, clamp CAP_LAST_CAP with /proc/.../cap_last_cap
* Update table for 3.16 kernel
2014-05-15 -
- Version bupm to 0.7.4
- Cleanup with spec-cleaner
- Remove useless specification of attributes
- Really split the two spec files instead of copying them to avoid
the huge ifdefing.
+ more readable
- version must be edited in two places when bumping
2013-03-14 -
- use source url
2013-03-13 -
- version 0.7.3
- Make file opens use the cloexec flag (Cristian Rodríguez)
- Fix possible segfaults when CAP_LAST_CAP is larger than the lookup table
- In pscap, don't drop capabilities when running with capabilities
- Define FTW_CONTINUE in case its not defined in libc
- Use glibc for xattr.h if available
- Make sure stderr is used consistently in utils
- Fix logic causing file based capabilities to not be supported when it should
2012-02-12 -
- Move libraries back to %{_libdir}, /usr merge project

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