ACL_FREE(3) BSD Library Functions Manual ACL_FREE(3)NAMEacl_free — free ACL working state
Standard C Library (libc, -lc)
The acl_free() call allows the freeing of ACL working space, such as is
allocated by acl_dup(3), or acl_from_text(3).
FreeBSD's support for POSIX.1e interfaces and features is still under
development at this time.
The acl_free() 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_free() function shall
return -1 and set errno to the corresponding value:
[EINVAL] The value of the obj_p argument is invalid.
SEE ALSOacl(3), acl_dup(3), acl_from_text(3), acl_get(3), acl_init(3), posix1e(3)STANDARDS
POSIX.1e is described in IEEE POSIX.1e draft 17. Discussion of the draft
continues on the cross-platform POSIX.1e implementation mailing list. To
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POSIX.1e support was introduced in FreeBSD 4.0, and development contin‐
Robert N M Watson
BSD January 28, 2000 BSD