JIRA SERVER


Introduction

In the cases where you need to have a closer look at what the addon is executing in the background, you can enable logging  temporarily


Steps to enable temporarily logging

 

  1. Access administration
  2. Locate the 'Logging & Profiling' page  in the System section
  3. Locate the "Configure logging level for another package"
  4. Enter 'com.exalate' as package name
  5. Select 'Debug' as logging level

The addon will now start logging debug message in the standard log (normally <JIRA-HOME>/log/atlassian-jira.log

For more details - check the documentation provided by Atlassian: Logging and Profiling


How to disable debug logging


  1. Access administration
  2. Locate the 'Logging & Profiling' page in the System section
  3. Seek for com.exalate 
  4. Change logging level to 'WARN'


How to rotate log files


  1. Access administration
  2. Locate the 'Logging & Profiling' Page in the System section
  3. Check the 'Log Rollover' checkbox

  4. Hit Mark

See Also

Debugging Sync scripts on Exalate

How to enable debug logging permanently