AUTHLOG.DIR(5) AFS File Reference AUTHLOG.DIR(5)NAME
AuthLog.dir, AuthLog.pag - Log of Authentication Server privileged
The AuthLog.dir and AuthLog.pag files record a trace of privileged
operations performed by the Authentication Server (kaserver process) on
the local machine. If the files do not exist when the Authentication
Server starts, it creates them in the /usr/afs/logs directory as
The files are in binary format. To display their contents, use the kdb
command, which requires being logged in to the local machine as the
local superuser "root".
The Authentication Server is obsolete and is provided only for sites
that need to use it while preparing for a migration to Kerberos KDC. It
will be removed in a future version of OpenAFS.
The Authentication Server is possibly unable to create these files on
some operating systems that AFS otherwise supports, making the kdb
SEE ALSOkaserver(8), kdb(8)COPYRIGHT
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