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Create an ACL from text and report errors.

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explain_acl_from_text_or_die(3)      Library Functions Manual     explain_acl_from_text_or_die(3)

NAME explain_acl_from_text_or_die - create an ACL from text and report errors
SYNOPSIS #include <libexplain/acl_from_text.h> acl_t explain_acl_from_text_or_die(const char *text); acl_t explain_acl_from_text_on_error(const char *text);
DESCRIPTION The explain_acl_from_text_or_die function is used to call the acl_from_text(3) system call. On failure an explanation will be printed to stderr, obtained from the explain_acl_from_text(3) function, and then the process terminates by calling exit(EXIT_FAILURE). The explain_acl_from_text_on_error function is used to call the acl_from_text(3) system call. On failure an explanation will be printed to stderr, obtained from the explain_acl_from_text(3) function, but still returns to the caller. text The text, exactly as to be passed to the acl_from_text(3) system call.
RETURN VALUE The explain_acl_from_text_or_die function only returns on success, see acl_from_text(3) for more information. On failure, prints an explanation and exits, it does not return. The explain_acl_from_text_on_error function always returns the value return by the wrapped acl_from_text(3) system call.
EXAMPLE The explain_acl_from_text_or_die function is intended to be used in a fashion similar to the following example: acl_t result = explain_acl_from_text_or_die(text);
SEE ALSO acl_from_text(3) create an ACL from text explain_acl_from_text(3) explain acl_from_text(3) errors exit(2) terminate the calling process
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explain_acl_from_text_or_die(3) referred by explain(3) | explain_acl_from_text(3)
refer to acl_from_text(3) | _exit(2) | explain_acl_from_text(3)