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LOGIN_CLASS(3)	       FreeBSD Library Functions Manual		LOGIN_CLASS(3)

NAME
     setclasscontext, setclasscpumask, setclassenvironment, setclassresources,
     setusercontext -- functions for using the login class capabilities	data-
     base

LIBRARY
     System Utilities Library (libutil,	-lutil)

SYNOPSIS
     #include <sys/types.h>
     #include <login_cap.h>

     int
     setclasscontext(const char	*classname, unsigned int flags);

     void
     setclasscpumask(login_cap_t *lc);

     void
     setclassenvironment(login_cap_t *lc, const	struct passwd *pwd,
	 int paths);

     void
     setclassresources(login_cap_t *lc);

     int
     setusercontext(login_cap_t	*lc, const struct passwd *pwd, uid_t uid,
	 unsigned int flags);

DESCRIPTION
     These functions provide a higher level interface to the login class data-
     base than those documented	in login_cap(3).  These	functions are used to
     set resource limits, environment and accounting settings for users	on
     logging into the system and when selecting	an appropriate set of environ-
     ment and resource settings	for system daemons based on login classes.
     These functions may only be called	if the current process is running with
     root privileges.  If the LOGIN_SETLOGIN flag is used this function	calls
     setlogin(2), and due care must be taken as	detailed in the	manpage	for
     that function and this affects all	processes running in the same session
     and not just the current process.

     The setclasscontext() function sets various class context values
     (resource limits, umask and process priorities) based on values for a
     specific named class.

     The setusercontext() function sets	class context values based on a	given
     login_cap_t object	and a specific passwd record (if login_cap_t is	NULL),
     the current session's login, and the current process user and group own-
     ership.  Each of these actions is selectable via bit-flags	passed in the
     flags parameter, which is comprised of one	or more	of the following:

     LOGIN_SETLOGIN	  Set the login	associated with	the current session to
			  the user specified in	the passwd structure using
			  setlogin(2).	The pwd	parameter must not be NULL if
			  this option is used.

     LOGIN_SETUSER	  Set ownership	of the current process to the uid
			  specified in the uid parameter using setuid(2).

     LOGIN_SETGROUP	  Set group ownership of the current process to	the
			  group	id specified in	the passwd structure using
			  setgid(2), and calls initgroups(3) to	set up the
			  group	access list for	the current process.  The pwd
			  parameter must not be	NULL if	this option is used.

     LOGIN_SETRESOURCES	  Set resource limits for the current process based on
			  values specified in the system login class database.
			  Class	capability tags	used, with and without -cur
			  (soft	limit) or -max (hard limit) suffixes and the
			  corresponding	resource setting:

			  cputime	   RLIMIT_CPU
			  filesize	   RLIMIT_FSIZE
			  datasize	   RLIMIT_DATA
			  stacksize	   RLIMIT_STACK
			  coredumpsize	   RLIMIT_CORE
			  memoryuse	   RLIMIT_RSS
			  memorylocked	   RLIMIT_MEMLOCK
			  maxproc	   RLIMIT_NPROC
			  openfiles	   RLIMIT_NOFILE
			  sbsize	   RLIMIT_SBSIZE
			  vmemoryuse	   RLIMIT_VMEM
			  pseudoterminals  RLIMIT_NPTS
			  swapuse	   RLIMIT_SWAP

     LOGIN_SETPRIORITY	  Set the scheduling priority for the current process
			  based	on the value specified in the system login
			  class	database.  Class capability tags used:

			  priority

     LOGIN_SETUMASK	  Set the umask	for the	current	process	to a value in
			  the user or system login class database.  Class
			  capability tags used:

			  umask

     LOGIN_SETPATH	  Set the "path" and "manpath" environment variables
			  based	on values in the user or system	login class
			  database.  Class capability tags used	with the cor-
			  responding environment variables set:

			  path		PATH
			  manpath	MANPATH

     LOGIN_SETENV	  Set various environment variables based on values in
			  the user or system login class database.  Class
			  capability tags used with the	corresponding environ-
			  ment variables set:

			  lang		LANG
			  charset	MM_CHARSET
			  timezone	TZ
			  term		TERM

			  Additional environment variables may be set using
			  the list type	capability "setenv=var1	val1,var2
			  val2..,varN valN".

     LOGIN_SETMAC	  Set the MAC label for	the current process to the
			  label	specified in system login class	database.

     LOGIN_SETCPUMASK	  Create a new cpuset(2) and set the cpu affinity to
			  the specified	mask.  The string may contain a	comma
			  separated list of numbers and/or number ranges as
			  handled by the cpuset(1) utility or the case-insen-
			  sitive string	`default'.  If the string is `default'
			  no action will be taken.

     LOGIN_SETLOGINCLASS  Set the login	class of the current process using
			  setloginclass(2).

     LOGIN_SETALL	  Enables all of the above settings.

     Note that when setting environment	variables and a	valid passwd pointer
     is	provided in the	pwd parameter, the characters `~' and `$' are substi-
     tuted for the user's home directory and login name	respectively.

     The setclasscpumask(), setclassresources()	and setclassenvironment()
     functions are subsets of the setcontext functions above, but may be use-
     ful in isolation.

RETURN VALUES
     The setclasscontext() and setusercontext()	functions return -1 if an
     error occurred, or	0 on success.  If an error occurs when attempting to
     set the user, login, group	or resources, a	message	is reported to
     syslog(3),	with LOG_ERR priority and directed to the currently active
     facility.

SEE ALSO
     cpuset(1),	ps(1), cpuset(2), setgid(2), setlogin(2), setloginclass(2),
     setuid(2),	getcap(3), initgroups(3), login_cap(3),	mac_set_proc(3),
     login.conf(5), termcap(5)

FreeBSD	9.2			March 24, 2011			   FreeBSD 9.2

NAME | LIBRARY | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | RETURN VALUES | SEE ALSO

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