The license was changed to LGPL. On Linux, the
module supports some additional functions. On
FreeBSD 7, the module finally implements ACL
modification. The optional features of the library
(which depend on the base platform) can now be
checked programatically at runtime, via a set of
This release adds full support for POSIX.1e ACLs, on systems which supports it. Right now, that's Linux 2.4. FreeBSD 5.0 will have it, when released. Full support means being able to alter the acls after creating them. See the documentation (installed in /usr/share/pylibacl-0.2/) for details about how to use the module.