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NAME

       capable - calls the currently loaded security module’s capable function
       with the specified capability

SYNOPSIS

       int capable  (int cap);

ARGUMENTS

       cap    the requested capability level.

DESCRIPTION

       This function calls the  currently  loaded  security  module’s  capable
       function  with  a  pointer  to  the  current task and the specified cap
       value.

       This allows the security module to implement the capable function  call
       however it chooses to.