RajuVCP
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How can i get ESXi log of specific date

Hi All,

Is there a way to get esxi log of specific date.

example if i want to collect last months 15th August esxi logs.

Appreciate for Help

Raju Gunnal VCP 4, VCP 5, VTSP 4, VTSP 5, ITIL V3 http://www.techtosolution.com
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SatyS
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You can actually grep for the particular date.

Like cat <log location> | grep 2014-08-15* .This will list all logs of 15th August.

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smithar
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cat <logname> | egrep "^2014-08-15" . This will search for log entries which starts with this date.

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RajuVCP
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Do we have to run it in powercli or esxi console?

Raju Gunnal VCP 4, VCP 5, VTSP 4, VTSP 5, ITIL V3 http://www.techtosolution.com
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smithar
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On the ESXi console

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SatyS
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Please consider marking correct/helpful answer as this thread can be made useful for others in community.

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