acl - access control list - utilities

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename acl_2.2.53-4_i386.deb
Package name acl
Package version 2.2.53
Package release 4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category admin::user-management implemented-in::c interface::commandline role::program scope::utility utils works-with::file
License -
Maintainer Guillem Jover <>
Download size 60.02 KB
Installed size 204.00 KB
This package contains the getfacl and setfacl utilities needed for
manipulating access control lists. It also contains the chacl IRIX
compatible utility.


Package Version Architecture Repository
acl_2.2.53-4_amd64.deb 2.2.53 amd64 Debian Main
acl - - -


Name Value
libacl1 = 2.2.53-4
libattr1 >= 1:2.4.46-8
libc6 >= 2.4


Type URL
Binary Package acl_2.2.53-4_i386.deb
Source Package acl

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install acl deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install acl




2019-03-01 - Guillem Jover <>
acl (2.2.53-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Replace gettext with autopoint in autopkgtest Depends fields.
2019-03-01 - Guillem Jover <>
acl (2.2.53-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Run Ā«autoreconf -f -iĀ» in autopkgtests to handle modified build system
sources due to patching, triggering regeneration of the build system,
and failing because the exact tool versions are not available.
2019-03-01 - Guillem Jover <>
acl (2.2.53-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix build failure on GNU/kFreeBSD by defining ENODATA to ENOATTR if not
2019-03-01 - Guillem Jover <>
acl (2.2.53-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release. Closes: #912337
- Add upstream signing key, and modify debian/watch file to fetch and
check orig tarball signatures.
- Refresh patches:
+ 00-no-debian-Makefile.patch: Remove, fixed upstream.
+ Ditto.
+ 02-687535-fix-missing-ldflags.patch: Ditto.
+ 10-590240-move-binaries-to-root-bin-dir.patch: Ditto.
+ 20-testsuite.patch: Ditto.
+ 11-636512-fix-ftbfs4hurd.patch: Rework completely into
+ 12-643588-acl-autoconf-version-check.patch: Update, rename to
+ 50-typos.patch: Rename to man-fix-typos.patch.
- Remove private symbols marked optional, not exported anymore.
- Update debian/rules to handle the modernized upstream build system.
- Update autopkgtests to handle the modernized upstream build system.
- Update debian/copyright file.
* Include new pkg-config file.
* Enable all hardening build flags.
* Mark autopkgtest tests as flaky instead of superficial, they do not cope
well with the Debian buildd environment.
* Add minimally required build dependencies to autopkgtest Depends fields.
Closes: #923470
* Add a reference to mount(8) in acl(5) SEE ALSO section. Closes: #304764
* Document --restore=- in setfacl(1). Closes: #544716
* Document in package description that chacl is also provided.
2019-02-16 - Guillem Jover <>
acl (2.2.52-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix upstream test suite:
- Fix perl warning due to deprecated regex construct.
- Fix expected test results, and ls command output.
* Hook the upstream test suite into both the package build and autopkgtest.
For now ignore failures, and mark it as superficial.
* Fix several more typos in the man pages.
* Add descriptions to patches.
* Add Build-Depends-Package to the symbols file.

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acmetool_0.0.62-3+b10_i386.deb automatic certificate acquisition tool for Let's Encrypt
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acorn-fdisk_3.0.6-10_i386.deb partition editor for Acorn/RISC OS machines
acoustid-fingerprinter_0.6-6+b1_i386.deb Acoustid fingerprinter
acpi-call-dkms_1.1.0-4_all.deb Kernel module that enables you to call ACPI methods
acpi-fakekey_0.142-8+b1_i386.deb tool to generate fake key events
acpi-support-base_0.142-8_all.deb scripts for handling base ACPI events such as the power button
acpi-support_0.142-8_all.deb scripts for handling many ACPI events
acpi_1.7-1.1_i386.deb displays information on ACPI devices
acpica-tools_20181213-1_i386.deb ACPICA tools for the development and debug of ACPI tables
acpid_2.0.31-1_i386.deb Advanced Configuration and Power Interface event daemon