auformat is a utility to convert the output from ausearch or aureport into another format for either viewing or further processing.

Example (as root):

ausearch -i -ts recent | auformat

Will turn the audit log into XML.

ausearch -i -ts recent | auformat -f html -o audit.html

Will turn the audit log into HTML and write it to the audit.html file.

aureport -e -i | auformat -f csv

Will turn the output from aureport into csv.


The basic requirements are:

For translations either:


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