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    Configuring Event Logs (NSM Procedure)

    The events log file contains a variety of system events, such as session timeouts (including idle and maximum length session timeouts), system errors and warnings, requests to check server connectivity, and Infranet Controller service restart notifications.

    To configure event logs:

    1. In the NSM navigation tree, select Device Manager> Devices.
    2. Click the Device Tree tab, and then double-click the Infranet Controller for which you want to configure event logs.
    3. Click the Configuration tab. In the configuration tree, select System > Log/Monitoring > Events.
    4. Add or modify settings as specified in Table 1.
    5. Click one:
      • OK—Saves the changes.
      • Cancel—Cancels the modifications.

    Table 1: Event Logs Configuration Details



    Your Action


    Max Log Size

    Specifies the maximum file size for the local log file. The limit is 500 MB.

    Enter the maximum log file size.

    Connection Requests

    Logs the connection requests.

    Select this option to log connection requests.

    System Status

    Logs the system status.

    Select this option to log system status information.

    System Errors

    Logs the system errors.

    Select this option to log system error details.


    Logs the statistical information.

    Select this option to log statistical details.


    Logs the performance information.

    Select this option to log performance details.

    Enforcer Events

    Logs the enforcer events.

    Select this option to log enforcer event details.

    Enforcer Command Trace

    Logs the enforcer command trace events.

    Select this option to log enforcer command trace events.

    Syslog Servers

    Server name/IP

    Specifies the name or IP address of the syslog server.

    Enter the server name or the IP address.


    Specifies the facility for the server. The Infranet Controller provides eight facilities (LOCAL0-LOCAL7) that you can map to facilities on your syslog server.

    Select the facility.


    Specifies the filter that you want to apply to the log file.

    Select the filter to be applied to the log file.

    Published: 2012-11-28