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setaudit, setaudit_addr - set audit session state
setaudit_addr(auditinfo_addr_t *auditinfo_addr, u_int length);
The setaudit() system call sets the active audit session state for the
current process via the auditinfo_t pointed to by auditinfo. The
setaudit_addr() system call sets extended state via auditinfo_addr and
These system calls require an appropriate privilege to complete.
The setaudit() and setaudit_addr() functions return the value 0 if
successful; otherwise the value -1 is returned and the global variable
errno is set to indicate the error.
audit(2), auditon(2), getaudit(2), getauid(2), setauid(2), libbsm(3)
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.
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〉.