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Re: About ACL_FIRST_ENTRY, etc in rpm-5.3.11

From: Sriram Narayanan <sriram@belenix.org>
Date: Thu 09 Jun 2011 - 18:26:03 CEST
Message-ID: <BANLkTimfafQxDqK9_uTpf6LcT6rnzPXhSA@mail.gmail.com>
On Thu, Jun 9, 2011 at 9:40 PM, Jeff Johnson <n3npq@mac.com> wrote:
>
> On Jun 9, 2011, at 11:24 AM, Sriram Narayanan wrote:
>
>>
>> The Solaris world doesn't have these ACL_TYPE definitions at
>> /usr/include/sys/acl.h or elsewhere.
>>
>
> Hmmm ... will look.

I'll send you the acl.h privately.

>
>> I presume that rpmacl is needed for ensuring that the user account has
>> the right level of access, etc.
>>
>> Any guidance on how to resolve this ?
>>
>
> I'd just rip out rpmio/rpmacl.c by patching in
>
> #if 0
> ...
> #else
>   return 0;
> #endif
>
<snip/>

Thanks, I did something like that, and I've made progress.

Meanwhile, I also had a look at the source. Some Autofu would indeed
be nice where _sun_ is treated as FreeBSD is.

I'm not strong enough with C, so I'll play a bit and shall send you a patch.

> 73 de Jeff

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