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explain_acl_from_text_or_diLibrary Functions Maexplain_acl_from_text_or_die(3)

NAME
       explain_acl_from_text_or_die  -	create an ACL from text	and report er-
       rors

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)  sys-
	       tem 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  explana-
       tion 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

COPYRIGHT
       libexplain version 1.3
       Copyright (C) 2013 Peter	Miller

					       explain_acl_from_text_or_die(3)

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