ACL implementation on FreeSBD: semantics/standards/etc

Casey Schaufler casey at
Mon Jan 17 20:20:22 GMT 2000

Andreas Gruenbacher wrote:

> Better a bad library than none.

I disagree. The ACL manipulation functions were not only bad,
but unnecessary. The programmer who needs anything other than
acl_from_text() and acl_to_text() is pretty much insane.

> Are the Irix manual pages available online anywhere (esp. the ACL related
> pages)?

Not that I know of. (Yet)


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