The VMware Identity Manager log files can help you debug and troubleshoot. The log files listed below are a common starting point. Additional logs can be found in the /opt/vmware/horizon/workspace/logs directory.

Table 1. Log Files

Component

Location of Log File

Description

Identity Manager Service Logs

/opt/vmware/horizon/workspace/logs/horizon.log

Information about activity on the VMware Identity Manager application, such as entitlements, users, and groups.

Configurator Logs

/opt/vmware/horizon/workspace/logs/configurator.log

Requests that the Configurator receives from the REST client and the Web interface.

Connector Logs

/opt/vmware/horizon/workspace/logs/connector.log

A record of each request received from the Web interface. Each log entry also includes the request URL, timestamp, and exceptions. No sync actions are recorded.

Update Logs

/opt/vmware/var/log/update.log

/opt/vmware/var/log/vami

A record of output messages related to update requests during an upgrade of VMware Identity Manager.

The files in the /opt/vmware/var/log/vami directory are useful for troubleshooting. You can find these files on all virtual machines after an upgrade.

Apache Tomcat Logs

/opt/vmware/horizon/workspace/logs/catalina.log

Apache Tomcat records of messages that are not recorded in other log files.