audit_value_needs_encoding(3) — Linux manual page

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AUDIT_VALUE_NEEDS_ENCODING(3)Linux Audit APIUDIT_VALUE_NEEDS_ENCODING(3)

NAME         top

       audit_value_needs_encoding - check a string to see if it needs
       encoding

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <libaudit.h>

       int audit_value_needs_encoding(const char *str, unsigned int size);

DESCRIPTION         top

       audit_value_needs_encoding() checks a string to see if it needs
       encoding. Specifically, this function checks if the string
       contains a space, a double-quote, or a control character.  str is
       the string to check if encoding is needed.  size is the length of
       str.

RETURN VALUE         top

       The return value if encoding is needed is 1. If not needed is 0.

SEE ALSO         top

       audit_encode_nv_string(3).

AUTHOR         top

       Steve Grubb

COLOPHON         top

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