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    Unhappy Need to call chroot under normal unprevileged user !!


    Its been two days over, after my search started . But I didn't find answer any where ?. I need to call chroot as part of normal user, but to my surprise it can only be called by SUper user with CAP_SYS_CHROOT capabilities. I am not sure how to add this capability to my user . Please help me in solving my situation.

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    I replied to this question on the linux.com forums yesterday. Read my answer there.
    Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
    Just remember, Semper Gumbi - always be flexible!

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    ...plus there's the same thread on linuxquestions.org which has aprox 7 or so replies

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    Guys , Is there any issues posting in many place ?, if so please correct me. Its all bcoz of problem with adding CAP_SYS_CHROOT to my normal user .

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    I would say I see no issues with posting in many places as long as the answer also get posted to those places when you have it.

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    HI finally we planned to over write the chroot method through LKM , guessing that will solve our problem.

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