Sun Java Enterprise System 5 Installation Guide for UNIX

How Filtering Works

To tailor your logging output, you indicate your display preferences and search criteria on the Log Viewer main page after you have selected a ULF log file. Display Preferences indicate what language you want your selection displayed in, and what limitations to apply in displaying the filtered records.

There are three ways to filter messages so that the messages displayed are of sufficient importance or interest: by log level, by logger, and by content.

Some typical search criteria: