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How to change the maximum log file size and the number of log files to retain for SMCore SAL log

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Plug-in for Microsoft Windows (SCW) 4.8 and below
  • SnapCenter Server (SC) 4.8 and below


  • SnapDriveSALDebug.log in SC_Install_Dir\SMCore is Storage Abstraction Layer (SAL) log of SnapCenter SMCore Service.
  • The default maximum log file size is 20MB and the default number of log files to retain is 20.
  • Rotated log files are retained as SnapDriveSALDebug...log .



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