Log messages belong to a category. These categories can be used in the set logging-server command to filter which log messages are sent to a logging server.

Table 1. Log Message Categories

Log Message Category

Examples

FABRIC

Host node

Host preparation

Edge node

Transport zone

Transport node

Uplink profiles

Cluster profiles

Edge cluster

Bridge clusters and endpoints

SWITCHING

Logical switch

Logical switch ports

Switching profiles

switch security features

ROUTING

Logical router

Logical router ports

Static routing

Dynamic routing

NAT

FIREWALL

Firewall rules

Firewall rule sections

FIREWALL_PKTLOG

Firewall connection logs

Firewall packet logs

GROUPING

IP sets

Mac sets

NSGroups

NSServices

NSService groups

VNI Pool

IP Pool

DHCP

DHCP relay

SYSTEM

Appliance management (remote syslog, ntp, etc)

Cluster management

Trust management

Licensing

User and roles

Task management

Install (NSX Manager, NSX Controller)

Upgrade (NSX Manager, NSX Controller, NSX Edge and host-packages upgrades )

Realization

Tags

MONITORING‚Äč

SNMP

Port connection

Traceflow

-

All other log messages.