Logging

Where to Access Log Information

Location Type Description
/usr/local/tomcat/logs/catalina.YYYY-MM-DD.log Jetty server log Tomcat server information
/opt/app/vid/logs/vid/audit.log Application audit An audit record is created in response to code transactions/operations taking place in VID. For instance “start logging”.
/opt/app/vid/logs/vid/application.log Application logging This log describes internal flows within VID.
/opt/app/vid/logs/vid/debug.log Application logging Higher level logging can be enabled on demand by editing the logback.xml inside the server docker. The file is located under: WEB-INF/classes/logback.xml. This log holds the application’s debug and trace level output.
/opt/app/vid/logs/vid/error.log Application logging This log holds the application’s exceptions info and error level output.
/opt/app/vid/logs/vid/metrics.log Application logging This log holds the metrics info on application’s transactions.

How to create error report

In case of error appearance a red button with “Create report” on it, will show up.

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Pressing that button will show window with data collected from GUI and fetched from API.

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That data may be download by pressing “download” button. After closing the report window, data may not be available.