audit_getloginuid(3) — Linux manual page

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | RETURN VALUE | ERRORS | SEE ALSO | AUTHOR | COLOPHON

AUDIT_GETLOGINUID(3)         Linux Audit API        AUDIT_GETLOGINUID(3)

NAME         top

       audit_getloginuid - Get a program's loginuid value

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <libaudit.h>

       uid_t audit_getloginuid(void);

DESCRIPTION         top

       This function returns the task attribute loginuid.

RETURN VALUE         top

       This function returns the loginuid value if it was set. It will
       return a -1 if loginuid was unset. However, since uid_t is an
       unsigned type, you will see the converted value instead of -1.

ERRORS         top

       This function returns -1 on failure. However, in the event of a
       real error, errno would be set. The function can set errno based
       on failures of open, read, or strtoul.

SEE ALSO         top

       audit_setloginuid(3).

AUTHOR         top

       Steve Grubb

COLOPHON         top

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Red Hat                         Oct 2006            AUDIT_GETLOGINUID(3)

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