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CommVault Systems solutions FAQ

Log Files

Which Log Files Log What Info by birky
Posted: 2 Mar 07

Galaxy's log files can grow to 5MB in size. Once they exceed 5MB they start a new log set. The current Galaxy LOGS will have a _1 at the end of its name.
The log files are found in the CommVault Systems..Galaxy Log Files directory on the CommServe, MediaAgent, and Client systems.

Almost all of Galaxy's Log files are essentially named the same as the executable it is logging information about. Below you will find a list of the Galaxy Log files and brief description.

CommServe Log Files:
 CVD.log - Primary log, DataPipe management
 MediaManager.log - All media related events
 JobManager.log - All job related events
 EvMgrS.log - GUI Server
 AppManListener.log - Remote application calls
 AuxCopyMgr.log - Auxialiary Copy Manager activity

Administrative Log Files:
 ArchPrune.log - Archive pruning activity (4.2 version)
 DataAging.log - Data Aging activity
 commserveER.log - CommServeER activity
 AuxCopyMgr.log - Auxiliary Copy activity

Process LOGS:
 StartPrePostCmd.log - Pre/post command execution
 StartRestore.log - Restore execution
 w2dbStartrestore.log - Win2K System State and Notes DB restore execution
 StartSynthFull.log - Synthetic Full backup execution

MediaAgent Log Files:
 CVMA.log - Media mount/unmount
 AuxCopy.log - Auxiliary Copy activity
 StartSynthFull.log - Synthetic full activity
IndexCache LOGS:
 CreateIndex.log - Index creation
 updateIndex.log - Index updating
 archiveIndex.log - Index backup log
 fsIndexedRestore.log - Index processing for restore

iDataAgent LOGS:
 clBackup.log - File System Backup
 clRestore.log - File System Restore
 clReboot.log - Full system restore
 File Scan.log -Ifind.log
 w2dbbackup.log - Backup Windows state
 w2dbrestore.log - Restore system state

Misc. LOGS:
 sim*.log - Installation related LOGS
 CVCsl*.log - Licensing activity related LOGS
 RegEvMgrsWithAD.log - Registering Event Manager with Active Directory

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