zlm-debug (1)


zlm-debug - The debug utility for Novell ZENworks Linux Management.


zlm-debug [options]


The zlm-debug utility lets you gather information to help you troubleshoot and solve problems you might encounter using ZENworks Linux Management. By default, zlm-debug gathers cache, server, client, configuration, hardware, and package data as well as log files. The information is packaged into a tarball file and placed in the location you specify. Use the options described below to limit the types of information you gather.



Specifies the modules directory.


Specifies the directory to place the tarball in.

-a , --no-cache

Do not collect cache data. Cache data is located in the /var/opt/novell/zenworks/cache/zmd directory.

-c , --no-client

Do not collect client data. Client data is gathered from the /var/opt/novell/zenworks/cache/zmd directory.

-d , --no-hardware

Do not collect hardware data.

-l , --no-logs

Do not collect logs. Log files are located in the /var/opt/novell/log/zenworks directory.

-o , --no-config

Do not collect configuration data. Configuration data is located in the /etc/opt/novell/zenworks directory.

-p , --no-packages

Do not collect package data. Package data includes all version information for packages in the ZENworks Linux Management package repository. Package data is located in the /var/opt/novell/zenworks/pkg-repo directory.

-s , --no-server

Do not collect server data. Server data includes PostgreSQL and Novell eDirectory data.


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See Also

rug (1) Novell, zlman (1) Novell, zlmmirror (1) Novell, zmd (8) Novell, zrmservice (1) Novell

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