[RndTbl] latest kernel needs setcap even as root??

Theodore Baschak theodore at ciscodude.net
Tue Nov 29 21:16:23 CST 2016

I'm running 4.8.{8,9,10} kernel on a couple systems, however its on Debian,
and its not stock -- I've compiled packages for my infrastructure based on
the coldkernel patchset we maintain. https://github.com/coldhakca/coldkernel

I'd be willing to test out something if need be.

Theodore Baschak - AS395089 - Hextet Systems
https://ciscodude.net/ - https://hextet.systems/

On Tue, Nov 29, 2016 at 4:42 AM, Trevor Cordes <trevor at tecnopolis.ca> wrote:

> Hold that thought... it looks like there's something majorly amiss with
> the new kernel.  My first test after setcap succeeded, but my
> subsequent tests all fail with the original error.  Even if I wipe the
> cap and reset it, and/or reboot, I just get the original error now.
> I have proof in my scrollback buffer, however, that this did work
> once, so I know I'm not nuts...  Very strange.  I'll come up with a
> small test script and see if someone else can reproduce this.
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