enable log display

enable log display


Enables a running real-time display of log messages on the console display. In a stack, this command is applicable only to Master and Backup nodes. You cannot run this command on standby nodes.

Syntax Description

This command has no arguments or variables.



Usage Guidelines

If you enable the log display on a terminal connected to the console port, your settings will remain in effect even after your console session is ended (unless you explicitly disable the log display).

You configure the messages displayed in the log using the configure log display, or configure log target console-display commands.

You can also use this command to control logging to different targets. This command is equivalent to enable log target console-display command.

To change the log filter association, severity threshold, or match expression for messages sent to the console display, use the configure log target console-display command


The following command enables a real-time display of log messages:

enable log display


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 10.1.

Platform Availability

This command is available on ExtremeSwitching X435, X440-G2, X450-G2, X460-G2, X465, X590, X620, X670-G2, X690, X695, X870, 5320, 5420, and 5520 series switches.