System.Security.AccessControl.CommonAcl Class

Represents an access control list (ACL) and is the base class for the System.Security.AccessControl.DiscretionaryAcl and System.Security.AccessControl.SystemAcl classes.

See Also: CommonAcl Members


public abstract class CommonAcl : GenericAcl


Canonical order is maintained according to the following algorithm:

Adjacent ACEs are combined, if appropriate. This reduces the size of the ACL without affecting the access control semantics it grants.


Namespace: System.Security.AccessControl
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
Assembly Versions:,
Since: .NET 2.0