You can configure the level of information vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager collects in log files and the number of log files for vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager.


  1. Select Settings and navigate to System Administration > Logs.
  2. Create a vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager log bundle directory using the command mkdir -p /data/lcm-logbundle.
  3. Generate a log bundle using the command /var/lib/vlcm-common/vlcm-support -w /data/lcm-logbundle.
  4. To download logs, click Download Logs.
    The download status is displayed on the Request tab.
    Note: For vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager 8.0.0 and later releases, the relevant logs for the Lifecycle Manager appliance are found in /var/log/vrlcm/vmware_vrlcm.log- Contains server and engine logs. /var/log/vrlcm/blackstone-spring.log - Contains log for the Content Management.