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NAME


auditstat - display kernel audit statistics

SYNOPSIS


auditstat [-c count] [-h numlines] [-i interval] [-n]
[-T u | d ] [-v]


DESCRIPTION


auditstat displays kernel audit statistics. The fields displayed are as
follows:

aud
The total number of audit records processed by the audit(2)
system call.


ctl
This field is obsolete.


drop
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.


enq
The total number of audit records put on the kernel audit queue.


gen
The total number of audit records that have been constructed (not
the number written).


kern
The total number of audit records produced by user processes (as
a result of system calls).


mem
The total number of Kbytes of memory currently in use by the
kernel audit module.


nona
The total number of non-attributable audit records that have been
constructed. These are audit records that are not attributable
to any particular user.


rblk
The total number of times that the audit queue has blocked
waiting to process audit data.


tot
The total number of Kbytes of audit data written to the audit
trail.


wblk
The total number of times that user processes blocked on the
audit queue at the high water mark.


wrtn
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.


OPTIONS


-c count
Display the statistics a total of count times. If count is
equal to zero, statistics are displayed indefinitely. A
time interval must be specified.


-h numlines
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 displayed.


-i interval
Display the statistics every interval where interval is
the number of seconds to sleep between each collection.


-n
Display the number of kernel audit events currently
configured.


-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
standard date format. See date(1).


-v
Display the version number of the kernel audit module
software.


EXIT STATUS


auditstat returns 0 upon success and 1 upon failure.

SEE ALSO


auditconfig(1M), praudit(1M), audit(2), auditon(2), attributes(5)


March 6, 2017 AUDITSTAT(1M)