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|ACL_DELETE_DEF_FILE(3)||Library Functions Manual||ACL_DELETE_DEF_FILE(3)|
delete a default ACL by filename
Linux Access Control Lists library (libacl, -lacl).
function deletes a default ACL from the directory whose pathname is pointed
to by the argument path_p.
The effective user ID of the process must match the owner of the file or directory or the process must have the CAP_FOWNER capability for the request to succeed.
If the argument path_p is not a directory, then the function fails. It is no error if the directory whose pathname is pointed to by the argument path_p does not have a default ACL.
acl_delete_def_file() function returns
the value 0 if successful; otherwise the value -1 is returned
and the global variable errno is set to indicate the
If any of the following conditions occur, the
acl_delete_def_file() function returns the value
-1 and and sets errno to the
- The file referred to by path_p is not a directory.
- The file system on which the file identified by path_p is located does not support ACLs, or ACLs are disabled.
- The process does not have appropriate privilege to perform the operation to delete the default ACL.
- This function requires modification of a file system which is currently read-only.
IEEE Std 1003.1e draft 17 (“POSIX.1e”, abandoned)
Derived from the FreeBSD manual pages written by Robert N M Watson ⟨rwatson@FreeBSD.org⟩, and adapted for Linux by Andreas Gruenbacher ⟨email@example.com⟩.
|March 23, 2002||Linux ACL|