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    Configuring Traceoptions (NSM Procedure)

    To configure traceoptions:

    1. In the NSM navigation tree, select Device Manager > Devices.
    2. Click the Device Tree tab, and then double-click the device for which you want to configure traceoptions.
    3. Click the Configuration tab. In the configuration tree, select Protocols > Mpls > Traceoptions.
    4. Enter a comment for the traceoptions in Comment.
    5. Configure traceoptions as described in Table 1.
    6. Click one:
      • OK—Saves the changes.
      • Cancel—Cancels the modifications.
      • Apply—Applies the traceoptions parameters.

    Table 1: Traceoptions Configuration Details



    Your Action

    Mpls > Traceoptions > File


    Supplies a descriptive comment for the file traceoption.

    (Optional) Enter a comment.


    Specifies the name of a file in which to write trace information.

    Enter the filename.


    Specifies the maximum trace file size.

    Enter the maximum trace file size.


    Specifies the maximum number of trace files.

    Enter the maximum number of trace files.

    world-readable / no-world-readable

    Specifies file restriction access. no-world-readable—restricts file access to owner. world-readable—enables unrestricted file access.

    Select an option.

    Mpls > Traceoptions > Flag


    Specifies the flag traceoption name.

    Enter a flag traceoption name.


    Supplies a descriptive comment for the flag traceoption.

    (Optional) Enter a comment.

    Published: 2013-01-06