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UCS log analysis

Hi All,


I have a bunch of logs which I have generated via UCSM , I trying to use output interpreter , it is not working , is there anybody who knows or suggests how to analyse logs for UCS ?



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New Member

what logs are you trying to

what logs are you trying to analyze?

Afaik Output Interpreter is for IOS/IOS-XR etc.

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I just grabbeb the Show tech

I just grabbeb the Show tech from UCS 5108 with a bunch of B-blades and C-blades . That will include controller , FI-A and B , Chassis , Fex and servers .



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Here is something to get you

Here is something to get you started.

UCSM Tech Support -  FI Switch Elements and UCSM Objects.
Extract both A and B . Most important file would be

sw_techsupportinfo:   This is just like a show tech pulled out from N5k Switches. So you will got all the Switching related configs/logs etc.

Sam_techsupportinfo : It contains all UCSM object ie FI/Blade/Adapter/IOM Inventory info , Service Profile/policies info etc.

Chassis Tech Support:  IOM , Blade , Adapter Elements.
Blade TechSupport: Intersting files would be under /oblf/obfl* and /var/log/messages or Critical and may be Sel logs.


Saleem,This document from the


This document from the community might be helpful too: 


Tip: Notepad++ can actually help you see the logs in a better way ;)



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