OS-3198: apt-get upgrade: Failed to set capabilities on file `/usr/bin/arping' (Function not implemented)

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Issue Type:Bug
Priority:4 - Normal
Status:Open
Created at:2014-07-10T17:46:14.000Z
Updated at:2019-08-28T17:26:45.165Z

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Created by:Former user
Reported by:Former user

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Setting up iputils-arping (3:20121221-4ubuntu1.1) ...
NOTE: Under Linux, effective file capabilities must either be empty, or
      exactly match the union of selected permitted and inheritable bits.
Failed to set capabilities on file `/usr/bin/arping' (Function not implemented)

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Comment by Former user
Created at 2016-01-28T21:19:13.000Z

Despite the updates to setxattr in OS-5122, apt-get/dpkg still complain about file-based capabilities due to the fact that CAP_SETFCAP is not accepted by the capabilities(7) emulation.