Consult system and product log files for information on a failed installation.

The file paths shown are the default paths. If you installed IaaS in another directory, navigate to your custom installation directory instead.

Note:

The VMware vRealize ™ Automation (vRA) content pack for vRealize Log Insight provides a consolidated summary of log events in all of the vRealize Automation components. For more information, see the vRA 6.1+ Log Insight Content Pack description on VMware Solution Exchange at https://solutionexchange.vmware.com/store/products/vra-6-1-log-insight-content-pack#.VU0r3_PD-Ht.

Installation Logs

Installation logs are in the following locations.

Log

Default Location

Installation Logs

C:\Program Files (x86)\vCAC\InstallLogs

C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\vCAC\Server\ConfigTool\Log

WAPI Installation Logs

C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\vCAC\Web API\ConfigTool\Logfilename WapiConfiguration-<XXX>

IaaS Logs

IaaS logs are in the following locations.

Log

Default Location

Website Logs

C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\vCAC\Server\Website\Logs

Repository Log

C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\vCAC\Server\Model Manager Web\Logs

Manager Service Logs

C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\vCAC\Server\Logs

DEM Orchestrator Logs

C:\Users\svc-admin\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware\vCAC\Distributed Execution Manager\atdhl-ms1-70.sqa.local DEO \Logs

Agent Logs

C:\Users\svc-admin\AppData\Local\Temp\VMware\vCAC\Agents\<agent_name>\logs

vRealize Automation Framework Logs

Log entries for vRealize Automation Frameworks are located in the following location.

Log

Default location

Framework Logs

/var/log/vmware

Software Component Provisioning Logs

Software component provisioning logs are located in the following location.

Log

Default Location

Software Agent Bootstrap Log

/opt/vmware-appdirector (for Linux) or \opt\vmware-appdirector (for Windows)

Software Lifecycle Script Logs

/tmp/taskId (for Linux)

\Users\darwin\AppData\Local\Temp\taskId (for Windows)

Collection of Logs for Distributed Deployments

You can create a zip file that bundles all logs for components of a distributed deployment. .