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acl_delete_entry - delete an ACL entry from an ACL

 

NAME

      acl_delete_entry - delete an ACL entry from an ACL
 

LIBRARY

      Standard C Library (libc, -lc)
 

SYNOPSIS

      #include <sys/types.h>
      #include <sys/acl.h>
 
      int
      acl_delete_entry(acl_t acl, acl_entry_t entry_d);
 

DESCRIPTION

      The acl_delete_entry() function is a POSIX.1e call that removes the ACL
      entry entry_d from ACL acl.
      The acl_delete_entry() function returns the value 0 if successful; other‐
      wise the value -1 is returned and the global variable errno is set to
      indicate the error.
 

ERRORS

      The acl_delete_entry() function fails if:
 
      [EINVAL]           Argument acl does not point to a valid ACL.  Argument
                         entry_d is not a valid descriptor for an ACL entry in
                         acl.
      acl(3), acl_copy_entry(3), acl_get_entry(3), posix1e(3)
 

STANDARDS

      POSIX.1e is described in IEEE POSIX.1e draft 17.
 

HISTORY

      POSIX.1e support was introduced in FreeBSD 4.0.  The acl_delete_entry()
      function was added in FreeBSD 5.0.
 

AUTHORS

      The acl_delete_entry() function was written by Chris D. Faulhaber
      〈jedgar@fxp.org〉.
 

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