The log files for upgrade processes can be accessed from the following locations within the Cloud Foundation system.

To view the log files, log into the SDDC Manager Controller VM as root (root@sddc-manager-controller)

Component

Log File Location

Log File Names

Bring-Up

/opt/vmware/upgrades/bringup/<upgrade identifier>/backup/logs/

evosddc-bringup.log

Lifecycle Management

/home/vrack/lcm/upgrade/lcm/<upgrade identifier>/logs/

upgrade.log

SDDC Manager

/home/vrack/vrm/logs/

evosddc-upgrade.log

System Controller Service (installation service)

/opt/vmware/scs/logs/

scsupgradehelper.log

post-install.log

scsd.log

scsdiag

scsupgradehelper.log

Supportability and Serviceability (SoS) tool

/home/vrack/lcm/upgrade/lcm/<upgrade identifier>/thirdparty/sddc-support/logs/

sos_upgrade.log

sos_upgrade.status

Java Runtime Environment (JRE)

/home/vrack/lcm/upgrade/lcm/<upgrade identifier>/thirdparty/<third-party upgrade id>/jre/logs/

jre_upgrade.log

jre_upgrade.status

BaseOS

/home/vrack/lcm/upgrade/lcm/5eac6af9-f382-4ef1-9702-e2134e25eda3/thirdparty/<third-party upgrade id>/baseos-rpm-upgrades/logs/baseos_upgrade.log

baseos_upgrade.log

baseos_upgrade.status