AUDITSTAT(1M)AUDITSTAT(1M)NAMEauditstat - display kernel audit statistics
SYNOPSISauditstat [-c count] [-h numlines] [-i interval] [-n]
[-T u | d ] [-v]
DESCRIPTIONauditstat displays kernel audit statistics. The fields displayed are as
The total number of audit records processed by the audit(2)
This field is obsolete.
The total number of audit records that have been dropped.
Records are dropped according to the kernel audit policy. See
auditon(2), AUDIT_CNT policy for details.
The total number of audit records put on the kernel audit
The total number of audit records that have been constructed
(not the number written).
The total number of audit records produced by user processes
(as a result of system calls).
The total number of Kbytes of memory currently in use by the
kernel audit module.
The total number of non-attributable audit records that have
been constructed. These are audit records that are not attrib‐
utable to any particular user.
The total number of times that the audit queue has blocked
waiting to process audit data.
The total number of Kbytes of audit data written to the audit
The total number of times that user processes blocked on the
audit queue at the high water mark.
The total number of audit records written. The difference
between enq and wrtn is the number of outstanding audit records
on the audit queue that have not been written.
Display the statistics a total of count times. If count
is equal to zero, statistics are displayed indefinitely.
A time interval must be specified.
Display a header for every numlines of statistics
printed. The default is to display the header every 20
lines. If numlines is equal to zero, the header is never
Display the statistics every interval where interval is
the number of seconds to sleep between each collection.
Display the number of kernel audit events currently con‐
-T u | d
Display a time stamp.
Specify u for a printed representation of the internal
representation of time. See time(2). Specify d for stan‐
dard date format. See date(1).
Display the version number of the kernel audit module
EXIT STATUSauditstat returns 0 upon success and 1 upon failure.
SEE ALSOauditconfig(1M), praudit(1M), bsmconv(1M), audit(2), auditon(2),
The functionality described in this man page is available only if
Solaris Auditing has been enabled. See bsmconv(1M) for more informa‐
Jun 16, 2009 AUDITSTAT(1M)