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AU_FREE_TOKEN(3)	 BSD Library Functions Manual	      AU_FREE_TOKEN(3)

NAME
     au_free_token -- deallocate a token_t created by any of the au_to_*() BSM
     API functions

LIBRARY
     Basic Security Module Library (libbsm, -lbsm)

SYNOPSIS
     #include <bsm/libbsm.h>

     void
     au_free_token(token_t *tok);

DESCRIPTION
     The BSM API generally manages deallocation	of token_t objects.  However,
     if	au_write(3) is passed a	bad audit descriptor, the token_t * parameter
     will be left untouched.  In that case, the	caller can deallocate the
     token_t using au_free_token() if desired.

     The tok argument is a token_t * generated by one of the au_to_*() BSM API
     calls.  For convenience, tok may be NULL, in which	case au_free_token()
     returns immediately.

IMPLEMENTATION NOTES
     This is, in fact, what audit_write(3) does, in keeping with the existing
     memory management model of	the BSM	API.

SEE ALSO
     au_write(3), audit_write(3), libbsm(3)

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.

AUTHORS
     This software was created by Robert Watson, Wayne Salamon,	and Suresh
     Krishnaswamy for McAfee Research, the security research division of
     McAfee, Inc., under contract to Apple Computer, Inc.

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

BSD				April 19, 2005				   BSD

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