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TitleUserid is not visible within Auditing reports
URL NameP117507
Article Number000155168
EnvironmentOpenEdge
10.1x
All Supported Operating Systems
Question/Problem Description
Userid is not visible within Auditing reports.
No userid listed for users connecting locally or remotely.
Auditing correctly enabled.
User is listed in the _user table.
Disallow blank users set in Data Administration / Dictionary tool.
Steps to Reproduce
Clarifying Information
Error Message
Defect/Enhancement Number
Cause
In the Data Administration (Windows) / Dictionary tool (Unix) an option exists under the Admin menu named Database Options which turns on "Use Application User Id for Auditing".

Once enabled this setting triggers the Progress Auditing to expect 4GL statements within an application to set the Userid.

This disables the default setting of Userid from within Progress for auditing.
Resolution
If the application working with the Progress database is not programmatically setting Userid do not enable the "Use Application User Id for Auditing" option within the Database Options section of the Admin menu options as this will stop userids from being passed to the Auditing portion of the Progress database code.
Workaround
Notes
Last Modified Date9/13/2015 5:20 AM
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