Document the removal of the ACL compatibility mode

Wayne Davison wayned at
Sat Dec 16 07:44:15 GMT 2006

On Fri, Dec 15, 2006 at 09:55:14PM -0500, Matt McCutchen wrote:
> I noticed that you quietly removed the compatibility mode for sending
> ACLs to rsyncs before 2.6.8 in revision 1.169 of acls.diff.

Yeah, it made the patch easier for now.  When the code finally gets
integrated into the trunk, I'll decide then how compatible I want to
make it with the non-standard prior ACL support.

> I didn't regenerate rsync.1 because I don't have yodl 2 set up.

CVS patch files don't contain generated files anyway, so that's fine.

> Where did you get the version of yodl 2 that you are using for rsync
> man pages?

Debian Etch has a 2.x version.


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