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AUDITCTL(2)		  FreeBSD System Calls Manual		   AUDITCTL(2)

NAME
     auditctl -- configure system audit	parameters

SYNOPSIS
     #include <bsm/audit.h>

     int
     auditctl(const char *path);

DESCRIPTION
     The auditctl() system call	directs	the kernel to open a new audit trail
     log file.	It requires an appropriate privilege.  The auditctl() system
     call opens	new files, but auditon(2) is used to disable the audit log.

RETURN VALUES
     Upon successful completion, the value 0 is	returned; otherwise the
     value -1 is returned and the global variable errno	is set to indicate the
     error.

ERRORS
     The auditctl() system call	will fail if:

     [EINVAL]		The path is invalid.

     [EPERM]		The process does not have sufficient permission	to
			complete the operation.

SEE ALSO
     auditon(2), libbsm(3), auditd(8)

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 McAfee Research, the security	research divi-
     sion 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>.

FreeBSD	11.1			April 19, 2005			  FreeBSD 11.1

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