Veritas NetBackup™ Appliance Troubleshooting Guide

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Product(s): Appliances (3.1.2, 3.1.1, 3.1)
Platform: 5220,5230,5240,5330,5340

Where to find NetBackup Appliance log files using the Browse command

Table: NetBackup Appliance log file locations provides the location of the logs and the log directories that are accessible with the Support > Logs > Browse command.

Table: NetBackup Appliance log file locations

Appliance log

Log file location

Configuration log

<DIR> APPLIANCE

config_nb_factory.log

Selftest report

<DIR> APPLIANCE

selftest_report

Host change log

<DIR> APPLIANCE

hostchange.log

NetBackup logs, Volume Manager logs, and the NetBackup logs that are contained in the openv directory

<DIR> NBU

  • <DIR> netbackup

  • <DIR> openv

  • <DIR> volmgr

Operating system (OS) installation log

<DIR> OS

boot.log

boot.msg

boot.omsg

messages

NetBackup deduplication (PDDE) configuration script log

<DIR> PD

pdde-config.log

NetBackup Administrative web user interface log and the NetBackup web server log

<DIR> WEBGUI

  • <DIR> gui

  • <DIR> webserver

Device logs

/tmp/DataCollect.zip

You can copy the DataCollect.zip to your local folders using the Main > Support > Logs > Share Open command.