Problem with new acl code and cdrtools

Peter Rosin
Tue Feb 9 10:13:00 GMT 2016

On 2016-02-09 10:06, Ismail Donmez wrote:
> Hi Peter,
> On Tue, Feb 9, 2016 at 10:56 AM, Peter Rosin <> wrote:
>> My take on the situation was that you could disable SUN ACLs by telling
>> configure that cdrtools should not use aclfromtext(), and that the code
>> that backs this was already in place. I.e. that you could get a working
>> build recipe w/o any hacking/patching of cdrtools at all.
>> I might be misunderstanding something though, but if it works and if
>> it is considered more of an hack than introducing a cygwin version
>> check inside the cdrtools package, then that's not my headache.
>> Just trying to help...
> If my reply came out as rude, I am sincerely sorry. As you said yes
> this would be a way to fix the situation for Cygwin, but I would be
> more happy with a pre-processor macro which we can use for this.

I didn't think it rude, but it is clear that we disagree about what is
a dirty hack and what is generic. Disagreeing isn't necessarily rude :-)


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