acl_init()

Updated: May 06, 2022

Allocate and initialize an access control list (ACL) working storage area

Synopsis:

#include <sys/acl.h>

acl_t acl_init( int count );

Arguments:

count
The number of ACL entries that you want to allocate and initialize.

Library:

libc

Use the -l c option to qcc to link against this library. This library is usually included automatically.

Description:

The acl_int() function allocates and initializes working storage for an ACL of at least count entries.

Returns:

A pointer to the allocated area, or NULL if an error occurred (errno is set).

Errors:

EINVAL
The count argument is less than zero.
ENOMEM
Not enough memory.

Classification:

QNX Neutrino

This function is based on the withdrawn POSIX draft P1003.1e.

Safety:  
Cancellation point No
Interrupt handler No
Signal handler No
Thread Yes