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AUDIT_SET_BACKLOG_WAIT_TIME(3) Library Functions Manual AUDIT_SET_BACKLOG_WAIT_TIME(3)

NAME

audit_set_backlog_wait_time - Set the audit backlog wait time

SYNOPSIS

#include <libaudit.h>
 
int audit_set_backlog_wait_time (int fd, int wait_time);
 

DESCRIPTION

audit_set_backlog_wait_time sets the time that the kernel will wait before attempting to send more audit events to be transferred to the audit daemon when the backlog_limit is reached. This gives the audit daemon a chance to drain the kernel queue. The default value is 60000 or 60 * HZ setting in the kernel.
 

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_set_backlog_limit(3), audit_open(3), auditd(8), auditctl(8).
 

AUTHOR

Steve Grubb
Oct 2014 Linux Audit API