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Adding a Log Profile

A Log Profile enables you to associate the log types to a particular set of servers. Once a Log Profile is created, corresponding logs will automatically be pushed to your account. Enable AppLogs to start managing your logs by creating a Log Profile and associating a Log Type to it.  

Log in to Site24x7, go to Admin > AppLogs > Log Profile > Add Log Profile, and follow the steps below:

  1. Profile Name: Enter a name for your Log Profile.
  2. Choose the Log Type: Choose the Log Type you would like to associate with this profile. The Log Types that are supported by default will be dispalyed. You can also add a Custom Log Type by clicking on+. 
  3. Log Source: Choose where your logs are located.
  4. List of Files to Search for Logs: You can now include or exclude file path to search for logs, click on the "+" icon to add additional file path.

    To include all files in a particular folder for logs upload:
    To include all files under a particular folder, mention the folder name suffixed with / followed by * in the “List of files” section and click the Include option. For example: home/sas/cassandra/* would include all the files under the folder “cassandra”.
    This option will only take into account files and will exclude the sub-folders.

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    To include all files and folder, in a folder for logs upload:
    To include all files and Folders under a particular folder, mention the folder name suffixed with “/“ followed by “**” in the “List of files” section. For example: home/sas/cassandra/** would include all the files and subfolders within the folder “cassandra". This option will include all the subfolders and files within the mentioned file path.

    To exclude certain files:
    Exclude any particular file by clicking the “+” button and adding a specific file path to be eliminated and selecting the Exclude option. Follow the above-mentioned format for including a file path

  5. Log Time Zone: If the time zone is not present in the log line, choose the appropriate time zone for your logs otherwise we will take the time zone of the machine on which the agent is installed.
  6. Associate this log profile with all the monitors in these monitor groups: Choose a monitor group to associate with. This associates the Log Type under a profile with a particular monitor group.
  7. Associate this log profile with these servers:  Select a server to associate with this profile. This associates the Log Type under a profile with a particular server.
  8. Click Save and start searching for logs by clicking on the AppLogs tab.

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