This command displays information about the log audit configuration.

Syntax   log-audit-show start-time date/time: yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss end-time date/time: yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss duration duration: #d#h#m#s [program program-string] [pid pid-number] [name name-string] [code code-number] [vnet vnet-name] [remote_switch node name] [user user-name][client-pid client-pid-number] [client-addr ip-address] [port port-number] [vlan vlan-id] [vxlan vxlan-name] [start-time date/time: yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss] [end-time date/time: yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss][duration duration: #d#h#m#s] [count number] starting-point starting-point-number length length-number reverse|no-reverse

Specify between 0 and 2 of the following options:

start-time date/time: yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss

Specifies the start time for the audit log.

end-time date/time: yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss

Specifies the end time for the audit log.

duration duration: #d#h#m#s

Specifies the duration of the audit log.

Specify any of the following options:

program program-string

Specifies the program type.

pid pid-number

Specifies the product indentifiier.

name name-string

Specifies the name to match.

code code-number

Specifies the code number.

vnet vnet-name

Specifies the name of the virtual network.

remote_switch node name

Specifies the name of the remote switch.

user user-name

Spcifies the username.

client-pid client-pid-number

Specifies the client program identifier.

client-addr ip-address

Specifies the client IP address.

port port-number

Specifies the port number.

vlan vlan-id

Specifies the VLAN identifier.

vxlan vxlan-name

Specifies the VXLAN identifier.

count number

Displays the count between 1 and 50000.

starting-point starting-point-number

Specifies the starting point of the log audit.

length length-number

Specifies the length of the log audit.


Specifies if the log is displayed in reverse or not.

Formatting Options

format fields-to-display

Display output using a specific parameter. Use all to display all possible output.

parsable-delim character

Display output formatted for machine parsing using a specified delimiter.


Display output in ascending order.


Display output in descending order.

show dups

Display duplicate entries in the output.

layout vertical|horizontal

Format the output in a vertical or horizontal layout.

show-interval seconds-interval

Repeat the show command at a specified interval.


Display column headers or not.

limit-output number

Limit the display output to a specific number of entries.


Display the number of entries in the output. This is useful with vRouter show commands.


Display full values in the output instead of scaled approximate values.


Display integer values instead of mapped values


Aggregate output by specific parameters. If sum-by fields are specified, records that have the same value in sum-by fields are combined and displayed as one aggregate record. NOTE: This option is only available for show commands that collect statistics such as connection-stats-show.

Defaults   None

Access   CLI


Version 1.2

Command introduced.

Version 2.2

The parameters, starting-point, length and reverse added.

Version 2.2.5

The IP address is logged as part of a user login event.

Usage   Use this command to display information about the audit log.

Examples  To display information about log audits, use the following command:

CLI network-admin@switch > log-audit-show

CLI (network-admin@pleiades25) > log-audit-show layout vertical

length:         1628527

category:       audit

time:           2015-04-22,07:59:08.947601-07:00

switch:         pubdev01

program:        nvOSd

pid:            1242

name:           xact_command

code:           11101

remote_switch:  pubdev03

user:           network-admin


message:        Transaction command "vlan-create id 25 scope fabric stats" result success

starting-point: 8324

length:         1628813

category:       audit

time:           2015-04-22,08:08:32.577538-07:00

switch:         pubdev01

program:        nvOSd

pid:            1242

name:           user_command

code:           11001

user:           network-admin

client-pid:     5446


message:        Command "vlan-port-add vlan-id 25 ports 55 untagged" result success

starting-point: 8324

length:         1629091

See Also