audit_encode_value(3) — Linux manual page

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AUDIT_ENCODE_VALUE(3)        Linux Audit API       AUDIT_ENCODE_VALUE(3)

NAME         top

       audit_encode_value - encode input string to ASCII code string

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <libaudit.h>

       char *audit_encode_value(char *final, const char *buf, unsigned int size);

DESCRIPTION         top

       audit_encode_value() encodes a string given by buf to a ASCII
       code string.  final is the hexadecimal string encoded to ASCII
       code.  size is the length of the string given by buf.

       e.g.: "foo bar" is encoded as "666F6F20626172". "\1\2\3\4" is
       encoded as "01020304".

RETURN VALUE         top

       Returns a encoded string same as final or, NULL on error.

SEE ALSO         top

       audit_encode_nv_string(3), audit_value_needs_encoding(3).

AUTHOR         top

       Steve Grubb

COLOPHON         top

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