How to copy AS400 log files from IFS file system to Windows
Article ID: 34650
DX Infrastructure ManagementNIMSOFT PROBES
It can be hard or problematic using the iSeries log view tools to capture all of the logs needed for support. This can involve a lot of copy screen shots to get all of the needed information. Below are easier steps to follow to be able to capture these files.
Release: Component: UIMHST
Step 1: Shut down the nimbus subsystem. Please remember to provide a 120 second wait time.
Step 2: Copy the log file to an ASCII / TEXT format. Below is a sample of the command for the sysstat probe logs: