audit_encode_value - Man Page

encode input string to ASCII code string


#include <libaudit.h>

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


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

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

See Also

audit_encode_nv_string(3), audit_value_needs_encoding(3).


Steve Grubb


May 2021 Red Hat Linux Audit API