DMLog

Screenshot

On the Kx Monitoring dashboard the DMLog screen manages queries on the dxLog and dxAccessLog tables. (You must have turned on publishing of dxLog and dxAccessLog.)

Log Summary

This panel summarizes the number of log events per hour for each process. dxAccessLog messages are published from processes that have accesslog configured.
Process Publishing

Refine the displayed results with filters:

control filter
Date date for which to query dxLog
Start Time start time of the query
End Time end time of the query
Process process that would publish the log messages.
Bucket (mins) size of the time buckets in which to group the returned dataset
Level (optional) view all messages or just WARN, ERROR or INFO

Set filter criteria and click Submit. The following information is tabulated:

column content
date date the messages were written
TmBucket start time of the bucket
sym process instance that created the log message
logmsgId log message ID
component where the message was created
level level of logging: warning, error, or info
NoEvents number of log messages
endtime end time of the bucket

Filtered Logs

This table displays log messages based on the filters specified.

Results can be refined with the filters:

control filters
Date date of log messages
Start starting time of query period
End end time of query period
Process process that published log messages
Component component that published log messages (varies by component)
Level (optional) view all messages or just WARN, ERROR or INFO
Summary string to be found in the summary field of dxLog
Detail string to be found in the detail field of dxLog

Set filter criteria and click Submit. The following information is tabulated:

column content
date date message was written
sym process instance that wrote the message
time time message was written
component component that wrote the message
logmsgId message ID
level level of logging: WARN, ERROR, or INFO
summary log message
detail detail that triggered the message
host host name of the process instance
pid process ID

Access Log

Details of all connections made or attempted in the selected period. Select connections using the filters:

control filters
Date date of connection
Start starting time of query period
End end time of query period
Process process that was connected to
Success All, Successful, or Unsuccessful attempts to connect
User user attempting connection

Set filter criteria and click Submit. The following information is tabulated:

column content
date date of connection attempt
sym process instance
time time of access attempt
user user
ip user’s IP address
success success or failure
error if failure, the error message
host host name of the process instance.
pid process ID