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Oracle Private Cloud Appliance (PCA) / Virtual Compute Appliance (VCA) Management and Compute Node Log File Locations (Doc ID 1638207.1)

Last updated on MAY 13, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Virtual Compute Appliance X3-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Oracle Virtual Compute Appliance X4-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Private Cloud Appliance - Version 1.0.1 and later
Private Cloud Appliance X5-2 Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document outlines primary PCA/VCA software-related log file locations by PCA component/service.
Note, however, that in the event of PCA software issues, Oracle PCA Product Support will typically request automated log file capture using either the VMPinfo3 and/or ovca-diag scripts.

Troubleshooting Steps

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In this Document
Troubleshooting Steps
 PCA Management Nodes (MNs)
 PCA Compute Nodes (CNs)

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