Bug 715315

Summary: Audit remote client gets disk_error event from an auditd server instead of disk_full
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Reporter: Eduard Benes <ebenes>
Component: auditAssignee: Steve Grubb <sgrubb>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Ondrej Moriš <omoris>
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Priority: urgent    
Version: 6.1CC: jwest, omoris
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OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: audit-2.1.3-1.el6 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Bug Blocks: 584498, 730907, 846801, 846802    

Description Eduard Benes 2011-06-22 10:27:01 EDT
Description of problem:
Audit remote client gets disk_error event ack from the server when the disk is full on the server. This way the disk_error_action will be executed instead of configured disk_full_action.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. simulate full disk for audit.log to trigger disk_full_action
2. auditctl -m "we want to trigger disk_full_action"
Actual results:
disk_error_action is used instead of disk_full_action

Expected results:
disk_full_action shoudl be triggered as configured

Additional info:
I believe the problem is in write_to_log() function from src/auditd-event.c if statement (saved_errno == ENOSPC && fs_space_left == 1) where it fails on fs_space_left=0 and does not get to do_disk_full_action().
Comment 1 Steve Grubb 2011-06-24 14:48:25 EDT
Patched upstream.
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2011-08-04 16:29:59 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion
in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release. Product Management has 
requested further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed 
products. This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update release.
Comment 3 Steve Grubb 2011-08-15 16:51:25 EDT
This was addressed in audit-2.1.3-1.el6
Comment 7 errata-xmlrpc 2011-12-06 13:20:12 EST
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.