The acl_delete_def_file() function deletes a default ACL from the
directory whose pathname is pointed to by the argument path_p.
The effective user ID of the process must match the owner of the
file or directory or the process must have the CAP_FOWNER
capability for the request to succeed.
If the argument path_p is not a directory, then the function fails.
It is no error if the directory whose pathname is pointed to by the
argument path_p does not have a default ACL.
If any of the following conditions occur, the acl_delete_def_file()
function returns the value -1 and and sets errno to the
[EINVAL] The file referred to by path_p is not a
[ENOTSUP] The file system on which the file identified by
path_p is located does not support ACLs, or ACLs
[EPERM] The process does not have appropriate privilege
to perform the operation to delete the default
[EROFS] This function requires modification of a file
system which is currently read-only.
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