auditstat - display kernel audit statistics
auditstat [-c count] [-h numlines] [-i interval] [-n]
[-T u | d ] [-v]
auditstat displays kernel audit statistics. The fields displayed are as
The total number of audit records processed by the
This field is obsolete.
The total number of audit records that have been dropped.
Records are dropped according to the kernel audit policy. See
policy for details.
The total number of audit records put on the kernel audit
The total number of audit records that have been
constructed (not the number written).
The total number of audit records produced by user
processes (as a result of system calls).
The total number of Kbytes of memory currently in use by
the kernel audit module.
The total number of non-attributable audit records that
have been constructed. These are audit records that are not attributable to
any particular user.
The total number of times that the audit queue has
blocked waiting to process audit data.
The total number of Kbytes of audit data written to the
The total number of times that user processes blocked on
the audit queue at the high water mark.
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.
Display the statistics a total of count times. If
count is equal to zero, statistics are displayed indefinitely. A time
interval must be specified.
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.
Display the statistics every interval where
interval is the number of seconds to sleep between each
Display the number of kernel audit events currently
-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).
Display the version number of the kernel audit module
auditstat returns 0 upon success and 1 upon failure.