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EM How to Configure Logging for the Management Agent (Doc ID 1363757.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 16, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The goal of this article is to provide instruction on how to enable logging for the Enterprise Manager Management Agent 12c.


Important Note: The Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Agent Release Logging and Tracing improved in Release (12c R2).
For Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Agent Release and later, please read the following document:

<Document 1531511.1> - How to Manage Cloud Control Agent 12c Release and Later Logging and Tracing



For all Enterprise Manager Administrators who need to monitor the operation of the Agent.


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In this Document
 Configuring emctl logging
 Configuring Cloud Control Agent Logging
 Default logging level
 Changing the default logging level
 Setting the number of backup log files
 Example of Standard DEBUG settings
 Example of Standard TRACE settings
 Setting Log Level for Individual Classes and Packages
 gcagent.log Configuration
 gcagent_error.log Configuration
 Understanding the Management Agent Logs Files

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