How can I give a non-root user permission to execute pthread_setschedparam() to set thread priorities?

Thank you


Grant the CAP_SYS_NICE capability.

This can be done either by user or by application as explained here:

How to set CAP_SYS_NICE capability to a Linux user? | Stack Overflow

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    +1. Extending the answer with how to do it would be awesome. – user57260 Aug 12 '11 at 15:44
  • It turns out this is far from trivial. – reinierpost Jun 25 '14 at 16:13

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