How to enable DEBUG mode log in arcotafm

Document ID : KB000010008
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Introduction:

How to enable DEBUG mode logs in arcotafm application that comes with CA Adapter?

Environment:
CA Advanced Authentication (any supported platform)
Instructions:

Below are the steps to enable DEBUG mode logging in arcotafm application. Logs will be printed in <AFM_HOME>\logs\arcotafm.log file.

 

Advanced Authentication  7.1 and  above releases - (Adapter 2.2.9 and above)
a. Navigate to <AFM_HOME>\conf\afm directory.
b. Edit arcotafm-log4j.properties and change “INFO” to “DEBUG” on operations you want to debug then save. The example below is turning debug on the front-end Authentication Flow Manager modules.

c. Restart the arcotafm application or Application Server.


Advanced Authentication 6.2  and  5.4  releases - (Adapter 2.2.7 and below)
a. Navigate to <APPLICATION_SERVER_HOME>\webapps\arcotafm\WEB-INF\classes\
b. Edit log4j.properties and change “INFO” to “DEBUG” on operations you want to debug then save.  The example below is turning debug on the front-end Authentication Flow Manager  modules.
 
Before: log4j.rootLogger=INFO, afmout
After:  log4j.rootLogger=DEBUG, afmout
 
Before: log4j.logger.com.arcot.integrations.frontend=INFO
After:  log4j.logger.com.arcot.integrations.frontend=DEBUG
 
c. Restart the arcotafm application or Application Server.

Additional Information:

How do I turn on DEBUG for CA Strong Authentication Java components ?