Using the Command Line
Diagnostic bundles can be created by system administrators using the
cdsw logs command.
default, sensitive information will be redacted from the log files in the bundle. This is
the bundle that you should attach to any case opened with Cloudera Support. The filename of
this generated bundle will be of the form,
-x|--skip-redaction option as demonstrated below.
cdsw logs --skip-redaction
The diagnostic bundle is only meant for internal use. It should be
retained at least for the duration of the support case, in case any
critical information was redacted. However, it can be shared with
Cloudera at your discretion. The filename of this bundle will be of
The contents of both archives are stored in text and can easily be inspected by system administrators. Both forms are designed to be easily diff-able.
when you generate the diagnostic bundle. For example:
cdsw logs --skip-usage-events