Where does DataKeeper log error messages?
DataKeeper events are logged in the Windows Application Event Log and the Windows System Event Log. Here is a breakdown of the messages you can look for.
Application Event Log:
- Source = ExtMirrSvc – events related to the DataKeeper service.
- Source = DataKeeperVolume – events related to DataKeeper Volume Resources defined in Windows Failover Clustering (WSFC).
- Source = SIOS.SDRSnapIn – events related to the DataKeeper GUI connecting to the DataKeeper systems.
System Event Log:
- Source = ExtMirr – events directly related to mirror creation, mirror manipulation and replication.