AUDIT_LOG_ACCT_MESSAGE(3) Linux Audit API AUDIT_LOG_ACCT_MESSAGE(3)NAMEaudit_log_acct_message - log a user account message
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)
This function will log a message to the audit system using a predefined
message format. It should be used for all account manipulation opera‐
tions. 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. If the user is unknown, pass a -1 and fill in the name parameter. This is used only when user is NULL.
host - The hostname if known. If not available pass a NULL.
addr - The network address of the user. If not available pass a NULL.
tty - The tty of the user, if NULL will attempt to figure out
result - 1 is "success" and 0 is "failed"
It returns the sequence number which is > 0 on success or <= 0 on
This function returns -1 on failure. Examine errno for more info.
SEE ALSOaudit_log_user_message(3), audit_log_user_comm_message(3),
Red Hat Oct 2010 AUDIT_LOG_ACCT_MESSAGE(3)