Types of log files like netbackup appliance operating

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types of log files like NetBackup, Appliance, operating system, PureDisk, GUI, NBSU (NetBackup Support Utility), DataCollect and so on. You can collect log files from a 52x0 Appliance. After you have generated the log files you can email them to recipients, download them to your computer, or upload them to Symantec Support. For information about the Appliance Diagnostics Center, See “About working with log files” on page 51. Viewing log files using the Support command You can use the following section to view the log file information. To view logs using the Support > Logs > Browse command: 1 Enter browse mode using the Main_Menu > Support > Logs followed by the Browse command in the NetBackup Appliance Shell Menu. The LOGROOT/> prompt appears. 2 To display the available log directories on your appliance, type ls at LOGROOT/> prompt. 3 To see the available log files in any of the log directories, use the cd command to change directories to the log directory of your choice. The prompt changes to show the directory that you are in. For example, if you changed directories to the GUI directory, the prompt appears as LOGROOT/GUI/> . From that prompt you can use the ls command to display the available log files in the GUI log directory. 4 To view the files, use the less <FILE> or tail <FILE> command. Files are marked with <FILE> and directories with <DIR> . See “Locating NetBackup Appliance log files using the Browse command” on page 55. To view NetBackup Appliance unified (VxUL) logs using the Support > Logs command: 1 You can view the NetBackup Appliance unified (VxUL) logs with the Support > Logs > VXLogView command. Enter the command into the shell menu and use one of the following options: Logs VXLogView JobID job_id Use to display debug information for a specific job ID. Logs VXLogView Minutes minutes_ago Use to display debug information for a specific timeframe. 54 NetBackup Appliance Log Files Viewing log files using the Support command
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Logs VXLogView Module module_name Use to display debug information for a specific module. The available module names are: All , CallHome , Checkpoint , Common , Config , Database , Hardware , HWMonitor , Network , RAID , Seeding , SelfTest , Storage , SWUpdate , Commands , CrossHost , and Trace . 2 If you want, you can copy the unified logs with the Main > Support > Share Open command. Use the desktop to map, share, and copy the logs. Note: The NetBackup Appliance unified logs are not the same as the NetBackup unified logs, such as nbpem or nbjm . NetBackup Appliance has its own set of unified logs. To collect the NetBackup unified logs, use the Collect Logs Wizard and select NetBackup . You can also use the Main_Menu > Support > Logs commands to do the following: Upload the log files to Symantec Technical Support. Set log levels. Export or remove CIFS and NFS shares.
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