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acl_get_permset

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NAME

acl_get_permset - Retrieves the permissions for a given ACL entry  

LIBRARY

Security Library (libpacl.a)  

SYNOPSIS

#include <sys/acl.h>

int acl_get_permset(        acl_entry_t entry_d,
       acl_permset_t *permset_p);
 

PARAMETERS

Specifies the descriptor of a working storage internal representation ACL entry. Points to the location where the file permissions are to be stored.  

DESCRIPTION

NOTE: This function is based on Draft 13 of the POSIX P1003.6 standard. The function may change as the P1003.6 standard is finalized.

The acl_get_permset() function retrieves the permissions from the designated entry. The permissions are stored in the location designated by the permset_p parameter. The permset_p parameter is a pointer to the permission set value which is a combination of ACL_EXECUTE, ACL_WRITE, and ACL_READ  

RETURN VALUES

Upon successful completion, the acl_get_permset() function returns a value of 0 (zero). Otherwise, a value of -1 is returned, and errno is set to indicate the error.  

ERRORS

If the following condition occurs, the acl_get_permset() function sets errno to the corresponding value: The entry_d parameter does not refer to a valid ACL entry.  

RELATED INFORMATION

acl_add_perm(3), acl_delete_perm(3), acl_set_permset(3), acl_clear_perm(3), acl_get_entry(3)

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