Accessing the event log files

You can access the event log files for tape backup and restore operations in the /etc/log/ directory by using the rdfile command at the nodeshell. You can view these event log files to monitor tape backup and restore operations.

About this task

With additional configurations, such as an access-control role with access to the spi web service or a user account set up with the http access method, you can also use a web browser to access these log files.

Procedure

  1. To access the nodeshell, enter the following command: node run -node node_name
    node_name is the name of the node.
  2. To access the event log files for tape backup and restore operations, enter the following command: rdfile /etc/log/backup