Archive VM:Operator System Log files

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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There are several ways to archive the log files, listed as follows:

Use VM:Backup to include your log files in your regular backups.  

Use CMS TAPE DUMP  command to copy the day's log file to tape.

Use VM:Archiver to archive the log files.  You can also use VM:Scheduler with VM:Archiver to automatically initiate the archiving of your log files.  


If you choose to use VM:Archiver, you can archive the log files using command VMARCH ARCHIVE FILE:

    VMARCH ARCHIVE FILE filename filetype filemode FROMDISK userid vaddr


If more information is needed, see Chapter 3/ Logging System Messages in the VM:Operator Administration Guide