[vbox-dev] Turning on Virtual Disk (VD group) debug logs on VBox
ramshankar.venkataraman at oracle.com
Thu Jul 11 05:27:37 PDT 2013
Since you did not explicitly mention it, are you using a debug build or
a release build? You need a debug build of VirtualBox for this level of
On 07/11/13 05:39 AM, Quaizar Vohra wrote:
> Haven't received any response. Would greatly appreciate any help or
> hints on this.
> On Sat, Jul 6, 2013 at 9:20 AM, Quaizar Vohra <quaizar.vohra at gmail.com
> <mailto:quaizar.vohra at gmail.com>> wrote:
> I am trying to turn on logging for operations in VD.cpp &
> VMDK.cpp. I have tried several options with no success.
> I am on OS X host running Mountain Lion.
> I have tried turning on the logs by setting the env variables and
> starting VirtualBox client manually from the same shell (which
> starts VBoxSvc as well) followed by VirtualBoxVM also from the
> same shell. Here is what I have tried.
> qvs-MacBook-Pro:Logs qv$ env | grep VB
> VBOX_LOG_FLAGS=time tid thread
> qvs-MacBook-Pro:Logs qv$ VirtualBox &
>  3175
> qvs-MacBook-Pro:Logs qv$
> --comment ubuntu-gnome-13.04 --startvm
> 0daa22b1-4869-4173-bc36-64ee3a558841 --no-startvm-errormsgbox &
>  3180
> I have run gdb on VirtualBoxVM, attached to the running process
> and tried calling RTLogGroupSettings(0,
> I have tried putting the env variables in my .bash_profile and
> then starting VirtualBox client from the Launchpad and the VM from
> VirtualBox still to no avail.
> Do I need a debug image to turn on this logging? Or is this is a
> OSX issue?
> I have also spent some time browsing thru the vbox-log.cpp &
> log.cpp but haven't got any clues.
> Would greatly appreciate any help with this.
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