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Viewing VFP Log Files

The VFP saves the following files:

  • VFP log files are saved in the /var/log directory.

  • VFP crash files are automatically saved in the VCP /var/crash directory.

To view the VFP log or crash files:

  1. Log in to the VFP console by using the ./ --console vfp vmx-id command, where vmx-id is the vMX identifier specified in the startup configuration file.
  2. Navigate to the appropriate directory to determine whether there are any files to view.
  3. (Optional) If necessary, unzip the file and view it using GDB.

The VFP is configured for remote logging of the /var/log/messages directory. You can configure the VCP syslog facility to record the VFP log messages: