GUI does not show system logs

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Cyber Elite

GUI does not show system logs

On GUI i see traffic logs but no system logs.

LAst system logs are from yesterday.

 

Ran the below command

 

show log system direction
> equal equal

admin@EOCDC-G3-NGFW-2(active)> show log system direction equal backward
Time Severity Subtype Object EventID ID Description
===============================================================================

 

it only show me logs from march 25

 

should i restart the log receiver or management server?

 

please advice

MP

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Cyber Elite

@MP18,

My understanding of the process is that it's what actually writes the log files to pretty much everything on the device. If that process is malfunctioning (you could check this via 'less mp-log logrcvr.log') then you wouldn't be getting any logs on the system. 

 

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Cyber Elite

@MP18,

If the logs aren't getting generated in the CLI or the GUI I would restart the actual log receiver process, not the management server. 

Cyber Elite

so what does log receiver process does ?

 

does it write logs on the PA so that they can be displayed?

MP
Cyber Elite

@MP18,

My understanding of the process is that it's what actually writes the log files to pretty much everything on the device. If that process is malfunctioning (you could check this via 'less mp-log logrcvr.log') then you wouldn't be getting any logs on the system. 

 

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Cyber Elite

Many thanks for answering the Question.

Happy to learn from you.

MP
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