Sun Identity Manager 8.1 Business Administrator's Guide

syslog Command Options

Use the following options to include or exclude information.

Table A–1 syslog Command Options



-d Number

Shows records for the previous Number days (default=1).


Shows only records with error severity level or above. 


Shows only records with fatal severity level. 

-i LogID

Shows only records with a specified syslog ID. 

Syslog IDs are displayed on some error messages and reference a specific System Log entry. 


Shows only records with warning severity level or above (default). 


Includes reported cause of error, if available.