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Re: [tor-talk] Browser want UNIX sys_admin capability

On 2020-04-16 15:48, David Teller wrote:
Fwiw, sys_admin doesn't show up in the source code of Firefox.
CAP_SYS_ADMIN is defined but never used.


That is very interesting.
could that mean, the Linux distributor is adding this requirement!?

On 16/04/2020 00:52, Matthew Finkel wrote:
On Wed, Apr 15, 2020 at 10:49 PM Nicolas Vigier <boklm@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

On Wed, 15 Apr 2020, Mr. Bob Dobalina wrote:

Dear Friends,

it happen to see Firefox and tor bundle browser (linux64) both demand for
sys_admin capabilities, see man 7 capabilitites.

Why exactly they need the sys_admin caps?

How are you installing Tor Browser?

It should not require CAP_SYS_ADMIN
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