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Add "how to run without root" (capabilities note) to README

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aib committed Jan 3, 2017
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@@ -75,6 +75,12 @@ If you want to remove Nethogs from your system, you can:
sudo make uninstall
### Running without root
In order to be run by a non-root user, nethogs needs the `cap_net_admin` and `cap_net_raw` capabilities. These can be set on the executable by using the `setcap` command, as follows:
sudo setcap "cap_net_admin,cap_net_raw+pe" /usr/local/sbin/nethogs
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