audit_log_acct_message

AUDIT_LOG_ACCT_MESSAGE(3)       Linux Audit API      AUDIT_LOG_ACCT_MESSAGE(3)



NAME
       audit_log_acct_message - log a user account message

SYNOPSIS
       #include <libaudit.h>

       int audit_log_acct_message(int audit_fd, int type, const char *pgname,
       const char *op, const char *name, unsigned int id, const char *host,
       const char *addr, const char *tty, int result)


DESCRIPTION
       This function will log a message to the audit system using a predefined
       message format. It should be used for all account manipulation
       operations. The function parameters are as follows:

       audit_fd - The fd returned by audit_open
       type - type of message: AUDIT_USER_CHAUTHTOK for changing any account attributes.
       pgname - program's name, if NULL will attempt to figure out
       op  -  operation. Ex: "adding user", "changing finger info", "deleting group"
       name - user's account or group name. If not available use NULL.
       id  -  uid or gid that the operation is being performed on. This is used only when user is NULL.
       host - The hostname if known
       addr - The network address of the user
       tty  - The tty of the user, if NULL will attempt to figure out
       result - 1 is "success" and 0 is "failed"

RETURN VALUE
       It returns the sequence number which is > 0 on success or <= 0 on
       error.


ERRORS
       This function returns -1 on failure. Examine errno for more info.


SEE ALSO
       audit_log_user_message(3), audit_log_user_comm_message(3),
       audit_log_user_avc_message(3), audit_log_semanage_message(3)


AUTHOR
       Steve Grubb



Red Hat                            Oct 2006          AUDIT_LOG_ACCT_MESSAGE(3)