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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Categories Security
Created by Guest
Created on Jun 7, 2018

Allow IFS directory and content *IGNORE in QAUDJRN

When QAUDLVL is set to *CREATE *DELETE the IFS can generate millions of entries which are for temp objects created in directories (ZendServer issue). The problem is there is no way to turn off the capture of the Create and delete only to set the auditing for the objects once created *CRTOBJAUD. We have set the directory to *NONE for object auditing and set the *CRTOBJAUD to *NONE but we are still seeing millions of entries deposited into the QAUDJRN receivers. This takes up to 5% of the clients disk space each week filled with useless information. We have set up auto delete for the receivers each day but that is only a stop gap.


Use Case:

Any user which has QAUDLVL with *CREATE (used in HA products to capture object creates to trigger replication) will have the same issue which is filling the QAUDJRN with unwanted/needed data.


Idea priority Urgent
  • Guest
    Oct 31, 2018

    The requirement was considered however it will not be included in the next development release cycle.

  • Guest
    Sep 19, 2018

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - IBM i
    Component - Security
    Operating system - IBM i
    Source - Client

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - IBM i
    Component - Core OS
    Operating system - IBM i
    Source - Client