Auditconfig is Logging "auditflags have invalid flag" Errors to the /var/adm/messages File (Doc ID 1430333.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Booting a system or running auditconfig(1M) results in errors like the following being reported in the /var/adm/messages file:

Feb 27 23:26:10 hostname auditconfig[425]: [ID 966127 user.crit] auditflags have invalid flag �'#


The flags identified may vary and may not necessarily be unprintable characters.

Cause

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