libpam-cap - POSIX 1003.1e capabilities (PAM module)

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libpam-cap
Package version 2.24
Package release 8
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 70 B
Download size 12.22 KB
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Libcap implements the user-space interfaces to the POSIX 1003.1e capabilities
available in Linux kernels. These capabilities are a partitioning of the all
powerful root privilege into a set of distinct privileges.
This package contains the PAM module for enforcing capabilities on users and
groups at PAM session start time.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libpam-cap_2.24-8_i386.deb 2.24 i386 Debian Main
libpam-cap - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libcap2 >= 1:2.10
libpam-runtime >= 1.1.3-2~
libpam0g >=


Name Value
libcap2-bin << 1:2.22-1.1


Type URL
Binary Package libpam-cap_2.24-8_amd64.deb
Source Package libcap2

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libpam-cap deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libpam-cap




See libcap2_2.24-8_amd64.deb changelog.

See Also

Package Description
libpam-ccreds_10-6+b2_amd64.deb Pam module to cache authentication credentials
libpam-cgroup_0.41-6_amd64.deb control and monitor control groups (PAM)
libpam-chroot_0.9-4.1_amd64.deb Chroot Pluggable Authentication Module for PAM
libpam-ck-connector_0.4.6-5_amd64.deb ConsoleKit PAM module
libpam-cracklib_1.1.8-3.1+deb8u2+b1_amd64.deb PAM module to enable cracklib support
libpam-dbus_0.2.1-3_amd64.deb A PAM module which asks the logged in user for confirmation
libpam-doc_1.1.8-3.1+deb8u2_all.deb Documentation of PAM
libpam-duo_1.9.11-1_amd64.deb PAM module for Duo Security two-factor authentication
libpam-dynalogin_1.0.0-3+b1_amd64.deb two-factor HOTP/TOTP authentication - implementation libs
libpam-encfs_0.1.4.4-7_amd64.deb PAM module to automatically mount encfs filesystems on login
libpam-foreground_0.7_all.deb transitional dummy package which can be safely removed
libpam-fprintd_0.5.1-1_amd64.deb PAM module for fingerprint authentication trough fprintd
libpam-geoip_1.1-1_amd64.deb PAM module checking access of source IPs with a GeoIP database
libpam-gnome-keyring_3.14.0-1+b1_amd64.deb PAM module to unlock the GNOME keyring upon login
libpam-google-authenticator_20130529-2_amd64.deb Two-step verification