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Process logs settings

Use this page to view or change settings for specifying the files to which standard out and standard error streams write. To view this console page, in the console:

For an application server running IBM i or a distributed operating system, click Servers > Server Types > WebSphere application servers > server_name, and then, under Server Infrastructure, click Java and process management > Process definition > Process logs.

For a deployment manager running on IBM i or distributed operating system, click System Administration > dmgr, and then under Server Infrastructure, click Java and process management > Process definition > Process logs.


Stdout File Name

File to which the standard output stream is directed. The file name can include a symbolic path name defined in the variable entries.

Use the field on the configuration tab to specify the file name. Use the field on the Runtime tab to select a file for viewing. View the file by clicking View.

Direct server output to the console or to the process that launched the server, by either deleting the file name or specifying console on the configuration tab.

Information Value
Data type String
Units File path name


Stderr File Name

File to which the standard error stream is directed. The file name can include a symbolic path name defined in the variable entries.

Use the field on the configuration tab to specify the file name. Use the field on the runtime tab to select a file for viewing. View the file by clicking View.

Information Value
Data type String
Units File path name


Related tasks

  • Define application server processes