Capturing Debug Output of padmin CLI

Technote (FAQ)


Question

How to gather debug output of a failing, padmin command.
This applies to VIOS 2.2.x

Answer

Login to VIOS as padmin
$ oem_setup_env
# script -a /home/padmin/<PMR#.Branch#>clidebug33.out
# su - padmin
$ ioslevel
$ uname -LMm
$ export CLI_DEBUG=33
Run offending command to reproduce error
$ export CLI_DEBUG="" (to disable debugging mode)
$ exit (padmin)
# exit (script)

Where to send the file

ftp testcase.software.ibm.com
login: anonymous
password: <your email address>
ftp> cd /toibm/aix
ftp> prompt
ftp> binary
ftp> put <filename>.out
ftp> quit

Related information

VIOS and IVM Commands

Document information


More support for:

Virtual I/O Server

Software version:

2.2.0, 2.2.1.0, 2.2.2.2, 2.2.3.0

Operating system(s):

Other

Software edition:

Enterprise, Express, Standard

Reference #:

T1012362

Modified date:

2011-08-18

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