AUDIT_(3) Linux Audit API AUDIT_(3)

NAME audit_request_signal_info - Request signal info for the audit system

SYNOPSIS #include <libaudit.h>

int audit_request_signal_info(int fd);

DESCRIPTION audit_request_signal_info requests that the kernel send information about the sender of a signal to the audit daemon. The sinal info struc- ture is as follows:

struct audit_sig_info { uid_t uid; pid_t pid; char ctx[0]; };

This function is likely to be used only by audit daemons and shouldnt be called by any other kind of program.

RETURN VALUE The return value is <= 0 on error, otherwise it is the netlink sequence id number. This function can have any error that sendto would encounter.

SEE ALSO audit_open(3), audit_get_reply(3).

AUTHOR Steve Grubb

Red Hat Feb 2007 AUDIT_(3)