How put SNMPV3 brassd daemon in debug (Legacy KB ID CNC TS33971 )

Document ID : KB000051800
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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The following instructions are for both Unix and Windows.

 (For Windows systems, launch a cmd shell, then switch to Bourne shell by typing:


As root:
1. Find the brassd process and kill it
   ps -aef-grep brass
   kill <process-id#>
 2. touch /var/log/brassd.log
 3. Start brassd in debug:
   brassd -erall -tracefile /var/log/brassd.log
   then tail -f /var/log/brassd.log

4. Run the SNMP V3 discovery.
   As soon as it finishes, kill the brass daemon so it will stop logging. 

Related Issues/Questions:
How put SNMPV3 brassd daemon in debug
SNMPV3 proxy

Problem Environment:
SNMP Research

Additional Information:
Periodically clear out the log to make it easier to read and focus on the device you're troubleshooting
   To do this:

cp -p /dev/null /var/log/brassd.log   

(Legacy KB ID CNC TS33971 )