By default, the adnisd process logs errors, warnings, and informational messages in the syslog and /var/log/messages files, along with other kernel and program messages. You might find it useful to log additional details about the operation of the adnisd process for troubleshooting purposes.
You might also want to suppress log messages from adclient to make it easier to collect and analyze the messages that are specific to adnisd operation. For example, set the log.adnisd parameter to DEBUG to log all adnisd operations, and the log parameter for adclient to INFO or WARN to limit messages generated by the adclient process:
If you only want to collect diagnostic information for netgroup processing, set the log.adnisd.netgroup parameter instead of the log.adnisd parameter. For example:
Set the syslog facility to use for logging adnisd operations using the logger.facility.adnisd configuration parameter. This parameter enables you to log adnisd messages using a different syslog facility than the facilities used for logging general adclient messages or adclient audit messages.
This parameter value can be any valid syslog facility. For example, set this parameter to log messages to auth (default), authpriv, daemon, security, or local0-7 facilities. For example:
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