Configuring 'auditd' service to not store the audit logs in /var partition

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Old 02-14-2014
Configuring 'auditd' service to not store the audit logs in /var partition

Hello all,

I've configured 'audit' service to send the audit logs to a remote log server (by using syslog plugin), which is working fine.

However, there is a problem. audit service also tries to write same information (but in binary format) in /var/audit path.

So, Is there anyway to stop audit service from storing the log files in /var partition and instead only use syslog to send the information to remote host ?

# 2  
Old 02-14-2014
Maybe try changing


in /etc/security/audit_control, then restart audit daemon (or the server).
# 3  
Old 02-15-2014
Thank you bartus,

I'll check on this, and I'll be back to update the result.


---------- Post updated 02-15-14 at 01:37 PM ---------- Previous update was 02-14-14 at 07:16 PM ----------

Thank you again, It worked fine Smilie
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