Troubleshooting SYSLOAD agents: How to set the debug flags

Document ID : KB000110655
Last Modified Date : 13/08/2018
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Introduction:
There are several parameters that can be set in the agent configuration file(s) in order to enable a more verbose mode which allows the agent to log more information on a specific topic.
Question:
How to set the debug flags?
Environment:
Sysload Agents
Answer:
  1. Stop the Agent
  2. Edit the configuration file
  3. Add the parameter (refer to the Addition Information) in the correct section
  4. Save your changes
  5. Start the Agent
  6. Wait 5 to 10 minutes.
  7. Send the log to the Support
  8. Stop the agent
  9. Remove the parameters added
  10. Save your changes
  11. Restart the Agent
Additional Information:
 
OSSectionParameterComponentDomains or Metrics
AllPARAMDbg_init_levelCollectorcollector initialization
AllPARAMDbg_entt_levelCollectorentities (Appl, User, Workload)
AllPARAMDbg_user_levelCollectorEntity User
AllPARAMDbg_appl_levelCollectorEntity Appl
AllPARAMDbg_wkld_levelCollectorEntity Workload
AllPARAMDbg_proc_levelCollectorprocess
AllPARAMDbg_topp_levelCollectorTop Process
AllPARAMDbg_ifnet_levelCollectorNetwork Interface
AllPARAMDbg_disk_levelCollectordisks
AllPARAMDbg_cpu_levelCollectorcpu
AllPARAMDbg_mem_levelCollectormemory. Not AS400
AllPARAMDbg_cache_levelCollectorcache. Not AS400
AllPARAMDbg_newortermproc_levelCollectornew or terminated processes
AllPARAMDbg_hashtable_levelCollectorProcess H-Table
AllPARAMDbg_storage_levelCollectorEntity Storage. Not AS400
AllPARAMDbg_realtime_levelCollectormin and max cpu
AllPARAMDbg_vmguestlib_levelCollectorNo AS400
AllPARAMDbg_metametric_levelCollectormetametrics
AllPARAMDbg_hist_levelCollectorhistory
AllPARAMDbg_histpurge_levelCollectorHistory purge. No AS400
AllPARAMDbg_snmp_levelCollectortrap snmp. No AS400
AllPARAMDbg_evntCollectorEvent Manager
AllNo SectionDbg_sminiScript MonitorInitialization
AllCOMMDbg_treq_levelFile Serverfile server
AllCOMMDbg_vhstFile ServerHst Debug
AllCOMMDbg_CalcFile ServerSpawn Arg debug
NTPARAMDbg_logicaldisk_levelCollectorlogical disk
NTPARAMDbg_netbeui_levelCollectorNetwork NETBEUI
NTPARAMDbg_sna_levelCollectorsna
NTPARAMDbg_service_levelCollectorEntity service
NTPARAMDbg_newortermsvc_levelCollectornew or terminated services
NTPARAMDbg_file_levelCollectorshared files
NTPARAMDbg_apiperf_levelCollectorPerfmon API
UNIXPARAMDbg_ipc_levelCollectoripc
UNIXPARAMDbg_fs_levelCollectorfile systems
UNIXPARAMDbg_nfss_levelCollectorNFS Server
UNIXPARAMDbg_nfsc_levelCollectorNFS Cient
UNIXPARAMDbg_connection_levelCollectorConnections analysis
UNIXPARAMDbg_sp0CollectorGlobal trace for all metrics
UNIXPARAMDbg_htablefs_levelCollectorH-Table for file systems
UNIXPARAMDbg_htabledisk_levelCollectorH-Table for disks
UNIXPARAMDbg_checkprocessesapi_levelCollectorProcess Array For Current Iteration From System
UNIXPARAMProcessPidNoToTraceCollectorTrace process by pid No
UNIXPARAMDbg_pro_levelCollectorProtocol TCP, IP, UDP