You configure the Log Insight аgent in the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager appliance to forward logs to vRealize Log Insight.

Procedure

  1. Log in to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager appliance by using Secure Shell (SSH) client.
    1. Open an SSH connection to vrslcm01svr01a.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      root

      Password

      vrslcm_root_password

  2. Edit the liagent.ini file on each vRealize Lifecycle Manager node using a text editor such as vi.
    vi /var/lib/loginsight-agent/liagent.ini
  3. Locate the [server] section, remove the comment for the following parameters and insert the following values.
    [server]
    ; Log Insight server hostname or ip address
    ; If omitted the default value is LOGINSIGHT
    hostname=sfo01vrli01.sfo01.rainpole.local
    ; Set protocol to use:
    ; cfapi - Log Insight REST API
    ; syslog - Syslog protocol
    ; If omitted the default value is cfapi
    ;
    proto=cfapi
    ; Log Insight server port to connect to. If omitted the default value is:
    ; for syslog: 512
    ; for cfapi without ssl: 9000
    ; for cfapi with ssl: 9543
    port=9000
    ;ssl - enable/disable SSL. Applies to cfapi protocol only.
    ; Possible values are yes or no. If omitted the default value is no.
    ssl=no
    ; Time in minutes to force reconnection to the server
    ; If omitted the default value is 30
    ;reconnect=30
  4. Press Escape and enter :wq! to save the file.
  5. Restart the Log Insight agent on the node by running the following console command.
    /etc/init.d/liagentd restart
  6. Verify that the Log Insight agent is running.
    /etc/init.d/liagentd status