Enables debug mode. The switch generates debug events.
This command has no arguments or variables.
This command enables debug mode. Debug mode must be enabled prior to configuring advanced debugging capabilities. These include allowing debug messages, which can severely degrade performance. For typical network device monitoring, debug mode should remain disabled, the default setting. Debug mode should only be enabled when advised by technical support, or when advanced diagnosis is required. The debug mode setting is saved to FLASH.
Including a severity of debug-summary, debug-verbose, or debug-data when configuring filters.
Target format options process-name, process-id, source-function, and source-line.
The following command enables debug mode:
enable log debug-mode
When you enable debug mode, the following message appears:WARNING: Debug mode should only be enabled when advised by technical support, or when advanced diagnosis is required. Performance degradation is possible. Debug mode now enabled.
This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 10.1.
This command is available on ExtremeSwitching 5320, 5420, 5520, and 5720 series switches.