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getpcaps(8)

2020-01-04

libcap

Library for getting and setting POSIX.1e capabilities

libcap2-bin

POSIX 1003.1e capabilities (utilities)

libcap-progs

Libcap utility programs

NAME

getpcaps - display process capabilities

SYNOPSIS

getpcaps[optional args] pid...

DESCRIPTION

getpcaps displays the capabilities on the processes indicated by the pid value(s) given on the commandline. The capabilities are displayed in the cap_from_text(3) format.
Optional arguments:
--help or --usage Displays usage information and exits.
--ugly or --legacy Displays output in a somewhat ugly legacy format.
--verbose Displays usage in a legacy-like format but not quite so ugly in modern default terminal fonts.

SEE ALSO

capsh(8), setcap(8) and getcap(8).

AUTHOR

This manual page was originally written by Robert Bihlmeyer <>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
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