eDirectory 8.8.6 not logging XDAS data to file

  • 7007272
  • 30-Nov-2010
  • 26-Apr-2012


Novell eDirectory 8.8.6 for Linux


Attempting to configure eDirectory XDAS Audit to File, but no events are being written to


eDirectory 8.8.6 is able to log events to a rolling log file or syslog server, as documented in the Novell XDASv2 Administration Guide:


In the nds.conf file, there is a specific setting to configure the location of the xdasconfig.properties file.  By default, this line is:


If xdasconfig.properties exists in more than one location, the file listed in the nds.conf is the one which must  be modified.  Upon editing the proper file, as configured in nds.conf, the XDAS Audit to File works correctly.