QFX5100 – How to collect logs from Host

This KB described how to collect logs on QFX5100 from Host.

Sometimes its required to check and copy logs on QFX5100 from Host for troubleshooting porpouses.

1.Login to shell of the Host

2.Below will zip all files from /var/log directory to file host-logs.tar under /var/log/:

3.Check if file was created correctly:

4.Copy file from Host to Junos VM – from there you can copy file to remote server

5.Check if file was transfered


About the author

James Palmer

Leave a Comment