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NAME

     getauid - Retrieve audit session ID

SYNOPSIS

     #include <bsm/audit.h>

     int
     getauid(au_id_t *auid);

DESCRIPTION

     getauid retrieves the active audit session ID for the current process via
     the au_id_t pointed to by auid.

     This system call requires appropriate privilege to complete.

RETURN VALUES

     getauid returns 0 on success, or returns -1 on failure, providing
     additional error information via errno.

SEE ALSO

     audit(2), auditon(2), setauid(2), getaudit(2), setaudit(2),
     getaudit_addr(2), setaudit_addr(2), libbsm(3)

AUTHORS

     This software was created by McAfee Research, the security research
     division of McAfee, Inc., under contract to Apple Computer Inc.
     Additional authors include Wayne Salamon, Robert Watson, and SPARTA Inc.

     The Basic Security Module (BSM) interface to audit records and audit
     event stream format were defined by Sun Microsystems.

     This manual page was written by Robert Watson 〈rwatson@FreeBSD.org〉.

HISTORY

     The OpenBSM implementation was created by McAfee Research, the security
     division of McAfee Inc., under contract to Apple Computer Inc. in 2004.
     It was subsequently adopted by the TrustedBSD Project as the foundation
     for the OpenBSM distribution.