The Rancher v2.x Linux log collector script

This document (000020191) is provided subject to the disclaimer at the end of this document.

Situation

Rancher v2.x Linux log collection

Logs can be collected from a Linux node within a Rancher v2.x cluster using the Rancher v2.x log collector script.

N.B. This script can only be used to collect logs from Rancher Kubernetes Engine (RKE) CLI provisioned clusters, K3s clusters, Rancher provisioned Custom clusters, and Rancher provisioned clusters using a Node Driver. This script is not suitable for collecting logs from Hosted Kubernetes Provider clusters.

The script needs to be downloaded and run directly on the host using the root user or using sudo, as follows:

wget -O- https://raw.githubusercontent.com/rancherlabs/support-tools/master/collection/rancher/v2.x/logs-collector/rancher2_logs_collector.sh | sudo bash -s

By default the output will be written to /tmp to a gziped tar file named <hostname>-<datetime>.tar.gz

Options

The available flags that can be passed to the script can be found in the Rancher v2.x log collector script README.

Disclaimer

This Support Knowledgebase provides a valuable tool for SUSE customers and parties interested in our products and solutions to acquire information, ideas and learn from one another. Materials are provided for informational, personal or non-commercial use within your organization and are presented "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND.

  • Document ID:000020191
  • Creation Date: 06-May-2021
  • Modified Date:06-May-2021
    • SUSE Rancher

< Back to Support Search

For questions or concerns with the SUSE Knowledgebase please contact: tidfeedback@suse.com

SUSE Support Forums

Get your questions answered by experienced Sys Ops or interact with other SUSE community experts.

Join Our Community

Support Resources

Learn how to get the most from the technical support you receive with your SUSE Subscription, Premium Support, Academic Program, or Partner Program.


SUSE Customer Support Quick Reference Guide SUSE Technical Support Handbook Update Advisories
Support FAQ

Open an Incident

Open an incident with SUSE Technical Support, manage your subscriptions, download patches, or manage user access.

Go to Customer Center