Installing the MariaDB Audit Plugin, as described in the previous recipe, doesn't do a whole lot for us. In order to get the most out of this plugin, we need to configure it. That is what this recipe is about.
Complete the Installing the Audit Plugin recipe described earlier in this chapter to install the Audit Plugin, prior to using the Audit Plugin.
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SHOW GLOBAL VARIABLES LIKE 'server_audit%';
The preceding command displays an output similar to the following screenshot:
SET GLOBAL server_audit_logging=OFF; ...