FortiWLC – Syslog Messages

Syslog Messages

This Appendix provides a brief listing of all Syslog messages currently implemented in FortiWLC (SD).

Controller Management

Controller Management

Event System Log Example Description Action
CONTROLLER REBOOT Oct 13 11:11:32 172.18.37.201 ALARM: 1255432836l | system | notice | NOT | Controller administrative reboot requested A controller reboot is requested.  

 

Event System Log Example Description Action
CONTROLLER BOOT

PROCESS

START

502

Oct 13 11:12:55 172.18.37.201 syslog: syslogd startup succeeded

Oct 13 11:12:55 172.18.37.201 syslog: klogd startup succeeded

Oct 13 11:12:58 172.18.37.201 sysctl: net.ipv4.ip_forward = 1

Oct 13 11:12:58 172.18.37.201 sysctl: net.ipv4.conf.default.rp_filter = 1

Oct 13 11:12:58 172.18.37.201 sysctl: kernel.sysrq = 0

Oct 13 11:12:58 172.18.37.201 sysctl: kernel.core_uses_pid = 1

Oct 13 11:12:58 172.18.37.201 network: Setting network parameters:  succeeded

Oct 13 11:12:58 172.18.37.201 network: Bringing up loopback interface:  succeeded

Oct 13 11:12:58 172.18.37.201 crond: crond startup succeeded

Oct 13 11:12:58 172.18.37.201 sshd:  succeeded

Oct 13 11:12:58 172.18.37.201 sshd[303]: Server listening on 0.0.0.0 port 22.

Oct 13 11:12:58 172.18.37.201 network: Bringing up interface eth0:  succeeded

Oct 13 11:12:59 172.18.37.201 xinetd: xinetd startup succeeded

Oct 13 11:12:59 172.18.37.201 root: Start WLAN Services …

Oct 13 11:13:01 172.18.37.201 meru: /etc/init.d/ceflog: / opt/meru/var/run/running-db/ceflog.conf: No such file or directory

Oct 13 11:13:01 172.18.37.201 meru: Setting up swapspace version 0, size = 43446272 bytes

Oct 13 11:13:01 172.18.37.201 meru: Using /lib/modules/

2.4.18-3-meruenabled/kernel/drivers/dump/dump.o

Oct 13 11:13:01 172.18.37.201 meru: Kernel data gathering phase complete

Oct 13 11:13:05 172.18.37.201 meru: Warning: loading / opt/meru/kernel/ipt_vlan_routing.mod will taint the kernel: non-GPL license – Proprietary

Oct 13 11:13:37 172.18.37.201 meru: Process RemoteUpgrade did not come up. Will retry again

Oct 13 11:13:37 172.18.37.201 root: Controller Up on Tue

Controller boot sequence showing different processes and WLAN services getting started.

Co

ntroller Management

 

Event System Log Example Description Action
CONTROLLER SHUTDOWN

PROCESS

STOP

Controller Managem

Oct 13 11:11:33 172.18.37.201 root: Stop WLAN Services

Oct 13 11:11:33 172.18.37.201 meru: icrd stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:33 172.18.37.201 meru: RIos stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:37 172.18.37.201 meru: discovery stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:37 172.18.37.201 meru: WncDhcpRelay stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:37 172.18.37.201 meru: nmsagent stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:38 172.18.37.201 meru: melfd stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:38 172.18.37.201 meru: igmp-snoop-daemon stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:44 172.18.37.201 meru: dfsd stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:45 172.18.37.201 meru: aeroscoutd stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:45 172.18.37.201 meru: snmp stopped. Oct 13 11:11:46 172.18.37.201 meru: cmdd stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:47 172.18.37.201 meru: rfsmgr stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:49 172.18.37.201 meru: wncclid stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:50 172.18.37.201 meru: sipfd stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:51 172.18.37.201 meru: rulefd stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:52 172.18.37.201 meru: watchdog stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:52 172.18.37.201 meru: oct_watchdog stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:52 172.18.37.201 meru: h323fd stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:53 172.18.37.201 meru: sccpfd stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:54 172.18.37.201 meru: coordinator stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:54 172.18.37.201 meru: security-mm stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:56 172.18.37.201 meru: hostapd stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:57 172.18.37.201 meru: rogueapd stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:58 172.18.37.201 meru: xems stopped.

Oct 13 11:11:58 172.18.37.201 meru: apache stopped.

Oct 13 11:12:01 172.18.37.201 meru: xclid stopped.

Oct 13 11:12:07 172.18.37.201 meru: wncagent stopped.

entOct 13 11:12:07 172.18.37.201 meru: Removed VLAN –

:vlan133:-

Oct 13 11:12:08 172.18.37.201 meru: vlan stopped.

Controller shutdown sequence, showing different processes and WLAN ser-

vices getting stopped.

503

 

 

Event System Log Example Description Action
  Oct 13 11:12:15 172.18.37.201 meru:

Oct 13 11:12:18 172.18.37.201 root: WLAN Services stopped

Oct 13 11:12:18 172.18.37.201 rc: Stopping meru:  succeeded

Oct 13 11:12:18 172.18.37.201 sshd[317]: Received signal 15; terminating.

Oct 13 11:12:18 172.18.37.201 sshd: sshd -TERM succeeded

Oct 13 11:12:18 172.18.37.201 xinetd: xinetd shutdown succeeded

Oct 13 11:12:18 172.18.37.201 crond: crond shutdown succeeded

Oct 13 11:12:19 172.18.37.201 syslog: klogd shutdown succeeded

   

 

 

Event System Log Example Description Action
SSH LOGIN SESSION Oct 13 11:13:58 172.18.37.201 sshd[4874]: PAM

_pam_init_handlers: no default config /etc/pam.d/other

Oct 13 11:14:00 172.18.37.201 sshd[4874]: PAM

_pam_init_handlers: no default config /etc/pam.d/other

Oct 13 11:14:00 172.18.37.201 sshd[4874]: Accepted password for admin from 172.18.37.12 port 1891 ssh2

Oct 13 11:14:00 172.18.37.201 sshd(pam_unix)[4876]: session opened for user admin by (uid=0)

Oct 13 11:14:00 172.18.37.201 PAM-env[4876]: Unable to open config file: No such file or directory

Oct 13 11:14:00 172.18.37.201 sshd[4876]: lastlog_perform_login: Couldn’t stat /var/log/lastlog: No such file or directory

Oct 13 11:14:00 172.18.37.201 sshd[4876]: lastlog_openseek: /var/log/lastlog is not a file or directory!

Apr 09 12:00:22 172.18.49.14  — admin[19814]: LOGIN ON pts/3 BY admin FROM xp.merunetworks.com

Apr 09 15:23:07 172.18.37.203 sshd(pam_unix)[23750]:

session closed for user admin

Apr 09 15:07:53 172.18.37.203 su(pam_unix)[28060]:

session opened for user root by admin(uid=0)

Apr 09 15:08:09 172.18.37.203 su(pam_unix)[28060]: session closed for user root

Apr 09 17:48:48 172.18.37.203 sshd[28588]: Received disconnect from 172.18.37.15: 11: Disconnect requested by Windows SSH Client.

A controller user logged in, using an SSH connection.  
WEB ADMIN LOGIN Oct 13 11:15:07 172.18.37.201 xems: 1255433051l | security | info | WAU | Controller Access User

admin@172.18.37.12 login to controller at time Tue Oct 13 11:24:11 2009 is OK

Admin logged in to controller GUI.  

 

Event System Log Example Description Action
NTP SERVER

NOT ACCESSIBLE

Apr 12 18:01:10 172.18.49.14 root: NTP server time.windows.com did not respond. NTP server is not accessible. Check to see if NTP server is down, or verify that the NTP server is correctly configured on the controller. If the configuration is wrong,

use the “Setup” command to

correct the configuration.

User Management: RADIUS request sent Mar 29 13:43:40 172.18.86.229 SecurityMM:

1269866620l | security | info | RBAC | Sending RADIUS

Access-Request message for user : pat

For RADIUS-

based controller user management, RADIUS access request is being sent to

RADIUS server.

 
User Management: Group ID not available Mar 29 13:46:32 172.18.86.229 xems: 1269866791l | security | info | RBAC | Group Id not available for Group Num 700 and User Id pat Group ID configured for controller user is not available. Create group with this group ID, or change the group ID for this user.
User Management: RADIUS

Success

Mar 29 13:49:18 172.18.86.229 SecurityMM:

1269866959l | security | info | RBAC | RADIUS Access succeed for user <pat>

For RADIUS-

based controller user management, RADIUS authentication succeeded.

 
User Management: Group Number

received from

RADIUS

Mar 29 13:49:18 172.18.86.229 SecurityMM:

1269866959l | security | info | RBAC | Group Num <700> received from RADIUS server for user <pat>

RADIUS server returned group number for user logged in.  

 

Event System Log Example Description Action
User Management: User Login Success Mar 29 13:49:18 172.18.86.229 xems: 1269866959l | security | info | WAU | Controller Access User

pat@172.18.45.17 login to controller at time Mon Mar 29 18:19:19 2010 is OK

Controller user logged in.  
User Management: RADIUS

Failure

Mar 29 13:50:42 172.18.86.229 SecurityMM:

1269867043l | security | info | RBAC | RADIUS Access failed for user <local1234>

RADIUS

authentication for controller user failed.

 
User Management: User Login Failure Mar 29 13:50:43 172.18.86.229 xems: 1269867043l | security | info | WAU | Controller Access User

local1234@172.18.45.17 login to controller at time Mon

Mar 29 18:20:43 2010 is FAILED

Controller user login failed.  
DUAL ETHERNET info NOT 10/08/2009 00:12:42 <00:90:0b:0a:81:b0> 1st interface link up. Controller’s first interface link is up.  
DUAL ETHERNET info NOT 10/08/2009 00:16:14 <00:90:0b:0a:81:b0> 1st interface link down. Controller’s first interface link is down.  
DUAL ETHERNET info NOT 10/08/2009 00:25:55 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> 2nd interface link up. Controller’s second interface link is up.  
DUAL ETHERNET info NOT 10/08/2009 00:26:16 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> 2nd interface link down. Controller’s second interface link is down.  
DUAL ETHERNET info NOT 10/08/2009 00:25:56 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> switch to 2nd interface done. Controller is configured in redundant mode for dual Ethernet. The first interface went down, so the second interface has taken over.  

 

Event System Log Example Description Action
DUAL ETHERNET info NOT 10/08/2009 00:26:19 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> switch to 1st interface done. Controller is configured in redundant mode for dual Ethernet. The second interface

went down, so

the first interface has taken over.

 
DUAL ETHER-

NET: STANDALONE MODE

EXAMPLE

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:12:42 <00:90:0b:0a:81:b0> 1st interface link up.

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:16:14 <00:90:0b:0a:81:b0> 1st interface link down.

Sequence

shown when the controller is configured in standalone mode, and the first interface goes down.

If first interface link down message is seen,

check the con-

nectivity to first interface.

 

 

Event System Log Example Description Action
DUAL ETHER-

NET: REDUN-

DANT MODE

EXAMPLE

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:24:26 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> 1st interface link up.

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:25:52 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> 1st interface link down.

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:25:55 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> 2nd interface link up.

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:25:56 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> switch to 2nd interface done.

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:26:16 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> 2nd interface link down.

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:26:19 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> 1st interface link up.

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:26:19 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> switch to 1st interface done.

Sequence

shown when the controller is configured in redundant mode. When the first interface goes down, and the second interface takes over.

Check the connectivity on the interface that has gone down.
DUAL ETHER-

NET: ACTIVE

MODE EXAM-

PLE

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:37:29 <00:90:0b:0a:81:b0> 1st interface link up.

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:37:29 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> 2nd interface link up.

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:38:34 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> 2nd interface link down.

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:38:39 <00:90:0b:0a:81:b0> 1st interface link down.

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:38:43 <00:90:0b:0a:81:b0> 1st interface link up.

info NOT 10/08/2009 00:38:45 <00:90:0b:0a:81:af> 2nd interface link up.

Sequence

shown when the controller is configured in active mode.

Check the connectivity on the interface that has gone down.

 

AP System
Event System Log Example Description Action  
AP Down Mar 21 12:56:51 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206084411l | system | info | ALR | AP DOWN CRITICAL Access Point

Pat-AP300 (2) at time Fri Mar 21 07:26:51 2008

This message is generated when the controller detects an AP Down event.

An AP Down event can be reported for many reasons: AP upgrading

Power failure

Network failure, AP not accessible.

AP crash

If an AP crash is occurring due to an unknown

issue, contact Customer Support.

 
AP Up Mar 21 12:57:20 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206084440l | system | info | ALR | AP UP  Access Point Pat-AP300 (2) is up at time Fri Mar 21 07:27:20 2008 This message is generated when the controller detects an AP Up event.    
AP Software Version Mismatch Mar 21 15:19:05 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206092945l | system | info | ALR | AP SOFTWARE VERSION MISMATCH CRITICAL AP Pat-AP300 (2) – Software Version Mismatch : AP version is 3.4.SR3m-10 and Controller version is 3.6-40 This message is generated when the AP software version does not match the controller software version. If Auto-APUpgrade is enabled, the controller will automatically upgrade AP software to the same version.

Otherwise, manually upgrade the AP to the version same as the controller.

 
  Event System Log Example Description Action
  AP Upgrade Apr 09 12:41:18 172.18.37.203 ALARM: 1270817859l | system | notice | NOT | Software version of AP 4 is being changed from 4.0-86 to 4.0-89 The AP software

is being upgraded.

 
  Boot Image Version Mismatch Apr 28 14:03:35 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1209371615l | system | info | ALR | AP BOOTIMAGE VERSION MISMATCH CRITICAL BootImage_Version_MisMatch_for_AP1 This message is generated when the AP has an incompatible boot image.  
  Boot Image Match Apr 28 14:03:51 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1209371631l | system | info | ALR | AP BOOTIMAGE VERSION MISMATCH CLEAR BootImage_Version_Match_for_AP1 The message is generated when the AP’s incompatible boot image has been replaced by a compatible boot image.  
  AP Neighbor Loss Apr 28 14:01:12 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1209371472l | system | info | ALR | AP NEIGHBOR LOSS CRITICAL Neighbor_Loss_for_AP1 This message is generated when an AP has lost its neighbor AP.  
  AP Neighbor Loss Cleared Apr 28 14:01:18 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1209371478l | system | info | ALR | AP NEIGHBOR LOSS CLEAR

Neighbor_Loss_for_AP1

This message is generated when then the AP Neighbor loss alarm is cleared.  
  Hardware Diagnostics Error Mar 21 13:49:53 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206087593l | system | info | ALR | AP HARDWARE DIAGNOSTIC

ERROR CRITICAL HardwareDiagnostics

This message is generated when an AP has an incompatible

FPGA version.

 
  Hardware Diagnostics Error

Cleared

Mar 21 13:49:47 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206087587l | system | info | ALR | AP HARDWARE DIAGNOSTIC

ERROR CLEAR HardwareDiagnostics

This message is generated when an AP’s incompatible FPGA version is replaced with a compatible version.  

AP System

 

Event System Log Example Description Action  
Handoff Fail Apr 28 14:02:04 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1209371524l | system | info | ALR | HAND OFF FAIL CRITICAL Hand-

Off_Fail_for_AP1

This message is generated when handoff fails.    
Handoff Fail Cleared Apr 28 14:02:21 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1209371541l | system | info | ALR | HAND OFF FAIL CLEAR HandOff_-

Fail_Cleared_for_AP1

This message is generated when the handoff fail alarm is cleared.    
Resource

Threshold

Exceeded

Mar 21 13:56:27 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206087987l | system | info | ALR | RESOURCE THRESHOLD

EXCEED CRITICAL ResourceThreshold

This message is generated when

the resource (CPU & Mem-

ory) threshold is exceeded.

   
Resource

Threshold

Exceed Cleared

Mar 21 13:57:17 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206088037l | system | info | ALR | RESOURCE THRESHOLD

EXCEED CLEAR ResourceThreshold

This message is generated when the resource threshold exceed alarm is cleared.    
System Failure Mar 21 14:18:29 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206089309l | system | info | ALR | SYSTEM FAILURE CRITICAL SystemFailure This message is generated when the system.    
System Failure Cleared Mar 21 14:19:04 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206089344l | system | info | ALR | SYSTEM FAILURE CLEAR SystemFailure This message is generated when the system failure alarm is cleared.    
Watchdog Failure Mar 21 14:27:28 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206089848l | system | info | ALR | WATCHDOG FAILURE CRITICAL WatchDog_Failure This message is generated when the Watchdog process is terminated.    
Watchdog Failure Cleared Mar 21 14:27:59 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206089879l | system | info | ALR | WATCHDOG FAILURE CLEAR WatchDog_Failure This message is generated when the Watchdog process resumes.    
  Event System Log Example Description Action
  Certificate Error Mar 21 15:04:10 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206092050l | system | info | ALR | CERTIFICATE ERROR CRITICAL Certificare_Error This message is generated when

a certificate error occurs.

 
  Certificate Error

Cleared

Mar 21 15:04:38 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206092078l | system | info | ALR | CERTIFICATE ERROR CLEAR Certificate_Error This message is generated when

the certificate error alarm is cleared.

 
  AP Init Failure Apr 28 12:55:58 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1209367557l | system | info | ALR | AP INIT FAILURE CRITICAL Init_Failure_for_AP1 This message is generated when an AP initialization fails.  
  AP Init Failure

Cleared

Apr 28 12:55:45 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1209367545l | system | info | ALR | AP INIT FAILURE CLEAR Init_Failure_for_AP1 This message is generated when the AP initialization failure alarm is cleared.  
  AP Radio Card Failure Apr 28 13:01:00 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1209367860l | system | info | ALR | AP RADIO CARD FAILURE CRITICAL Radio_Card_Failure_for_AP1 This message is generated when an AP radio card stops working.  
  AP Radio Card Failure Cleared Apr 28 13:01:08 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1209367868l | system | info | ALR | AP RADIO CARD FAILURE CLEAR Radio_Card_Failure_for_AP1 This message is generated when an AP radio card failure alarm is cleared.  
  Primary

RADIUS Server

Restored

Mar 21 15:50:53 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206094852l | system | info | ALR | PRIMARY RADIUS SERVER RESTORED CRITICAL RADIUS_Server_Restored This message is generated when the primary

RADIUS server that was down is restored.

 

AP System

 

Event System Log Example Description Action
RADAR

Detected

Mar 21 15:12:08 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206092528l | system | info | ALR | RADAR DETECTED CRITICAL Radar Detected This message is generated when DFS Manager detects RADAR.  
MIC Counter Measure Activation Apr 28 13:57:36 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1209371256l | system | info | ALR | MIC COUNTERMEASURE ACTIVATION CRITICAL MIC_CounterMeasure_Activation_for_AP1 This message is generated when there are two subsequent MIC failures.  
AP MIC Failure Apr 28 13:13:12 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1209368592l | system | info | ALR | AP MIC FAILURE CRITICAL MIC_-

Failure_for_AP1

This message is generated when there is a MIC failure.  

 

802.11
Event System Log Example Description Action
Station Unassociated Apr 09 13:25:28 172.18.37.203 coordinator: Wireless

Associations, Unassociated for STA 00:1f:3b:6c:62:e7 in

BSSID 00:0c:e6:56:dd:3b ESS 4088clear AP_ID 1 at

Time Fri Apr  9 13:41:49 2010

802.11 station disassociation.  
Station Associated Apr 09 14:05:04 172.18.37.203 coordinator: Wireless

Associations, Associated for STA 00:1f:3b:6c:62:e7 in

BSSID 00:0c:e6:56:dd:3b ESS 4088clear AP_ID 1 at Time Fri Apr  9 14:21:25 2010

Mar 22 13:23:34 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206127090l | system | info | ALR | Station Info Update : MacAddress :

00:40:96:ae:20:7a, UserName : pat, AP-Id : 1, AP-Name : AP-1, BSSID : 00:0c:e6:8f:01:01, ESSID : pat, Ip-Type : dynamic dhcp, Ip-Address : 172.18.65.11, L2mode : clear, L3-mode : clear, Vlan-Name : VLAN-111, Vlan-Tag : 111

Apr 06 11:59:24 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1270535364l | system | info | ALR | Station Disconnected : MacAddress :

00:40:96:ae:20:7a

802.11 station association.

Station connection.

Station disconnected.

 

802.11

 

Security System
Event System Log Example Description Action
RADIUS

ACCESS

REQUEST

Mar 29 13:14:06 172.18.98.221 RADIUSInfo: RADIUS Access-Request Message sent for Client (00:1e:37:0e:98:3e). RADIUS request message has been sent to RADIUS server.  
RADIUS

ACCESS

ACCEPT

Mar 29 13:14:06 172.18.98.221 RADIUSInfo: RADIUS Access-Accept message received for Client (00:1e:37:0e:98:3e). RADIUS server responded with Access-Accept

message for RADIUS

request (success scenario).

 
802.1X RADIUS

ACCESS

REQUEST

Apr 09 15:05:58 172.18.37.203 ALARM: 1270826539l | system | info | ALR | 802.1x Authentication Attempt INFO

RADIUS Access Attempt by station with MAC address

00:1f:3b:6c:62:e7 and user is NULL , AP Id: <1>

As part of 802.1X authentication, RADIUS request message has been sent to RADIUS server from controller.  
802.1X RADIUS

ACCESS

REJECT WITH

BAD USER-

NAME

Apr 13 19:48:23 172.18.48.151 ALARM: 1271169441l | system | info | ALR | 802.1X AUTHENTICATION FAILURE INFO Access Request rejected for User: <harsh>, NAS IP: <172.18.48.151>, SSID: <wpa2h>, Calling Station ID: <00:1f:3b:83:21:13>, Called Station ID: <00:90:0b:0a:82:48>, Authentication Type: <802.1X>,

Reason: <Bad Username or Password>, AP Id: <1>

As part of 802.1X authentication, RADIUS server has responded with Access-Reject message, with the reason “Username or password is not correct.” (Failure scenario). Check for correct username or password.

Security System

Event System Log Example Description Action
RADIUS SWI-

TCHOVER

FAILURE

Apr 09 15:07:54 172.18.37.203 ALARM: 1270826655l | system | info | ALR | RADIUS SERVER SWITCHOVER FAILED MAJOR Primary RADIUS Server <172.18.1.3> failed. No valid Secondary RADIUS Server present. Switchover FAILED for Profile <4089wpa2> During RADIUS authentication, primary RADIUS server was not accessible, and secondary RADIUS server is not configured. Check for connectivity to primary RADIUS server from controller.

If another

RADIUS server

is available, configure it as secondary server.

ACCOUNTING

RADIUS SWI-

TCHOVER

Mar 22 16:38:19 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206061018l | system | info | ALR | ACCOUNT RADIUS SERVER SWITCHOVER MAJOR Accounting RADIUS Server switches over from Primary <1.1.1.1> to Secondary <2.2.2.2> for Profile <WPA2> For accounting, primary RADIUS server is not accessible, and switchover to secondary RADIUS server is attempted. Check for connectivity

between primary RADIUS server and controller.

ACCOUNTING

RADIUS SWI-

TCHOVER

FAILURE

Mar 22 16:41:51 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206061230l | system | info | ALR | ACCOUNT RADIUS SERVER SWITCHOVER FAILED MAJOR Primary Accounting RADIUS

Server <1.1.1.1> failed. No valid Secondary Accounting

RADIUS Server present. Switchover FAILED for Profile

<WPA2>

For accounting, primary RADIUS server is not accessible, and switchover secondary RADIUS server is not configured. Check for connectivity to primary RADIUS server from controller.

If another

RADIUS server

is available,

configure it as secondary server.

MAC FILTERING: RADIUS

SWITCHOVER

Mar 21 16:38:57 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206097736l | system | info | ALR | RADIUS SERVER SWITCHOVER MAJOR RADIUS Server switched over from Primary <

1.1.1.1 > to Secondary < 172.18.1.7 > for Mac Filtering

For MAC filtering, primary

RADIUS server is not accessible, and switchover to secondary RADIUS is attempted.

Check for connectivity between configured primary RADIUS server and controller.

Security System

Captive Portal
Event System Log Example Description Action
Captive Portal Login Request Mar 29 14:11:53 172.18.98.221 xems: 1269867812l | security | info | CAP | Captive Portal

User(pat@172.18.98.41) login Request Received.

Login request for Captive Portal User has been received.  
Captive Portal:

RADIUS Login

Success

Mar 29 14:11:53 172.18.98.221 SecurityMM:

1269867812l | security | info | CAP | pat@172.18.98.41

StationMac[00:1b:77:af:dc:6e] RADIUS User logged in

OK

Captive Portal RADIUS user has successfully logged in.  
Captive Portal: Redirection Mar 29 13:39:16 172.18.86.229 xems: 1269866356l | security | info | CAP | Captive Portal User(172.18.86.14) Redirected. Sending login (https://secsol:8081/vpn/loginformWebAuth.html) Complete Captive Portal login.  

Captive Portal

Event System Log Example Description Action
Captive Portal:

Login Sequence

Mar 22 13:23:47 172.18.65.202 httpd: 1206127103l | 802.mobility | info | CAP | 172.18.111.11:8080 1 http:// www.google.com/webhp?complete=1&hl=en

Mar 22 13:23:47 172.18.65.202 xems: 1206127103l | 802.mobility | info | RED | 172.18.111.11:8080 1

Mar 22 13:23:47 172.18.65.202 xems: 1206127103l | 802.mobility | info | RED | 172.18.111.11:8080 2

Mar 22 13:23:47 172.18.65.202 httpd: 1206127103l | 802.mobility | info | CAP | 172.18.111.11:8080 2

Mar 22 13:23:49 172.18.65.202 httpd: 1206127105l |

802.mobility | info | CAP | 172.18.111.11:8081 1 http:// 172.18.111.211:8081/vpn/loginformWebAuth.html

Mar 22 13:23:49 172.18.65.202 xems: 1206127105l | 802.mobility | info | CNT | 172.18.111.11:8081 1

Mar 22 13:23:49 172.18.65.202 xems: 1206127105l | 802.mobility | info | CNT | 172.18.111.11:8081 2

Mar 22 13:23:49 172.18.65.202 httpd: 1206127105l | 802.mobility | info | CAP | 172.18.111.11:8081 2

Mar 22 13:23:49 172.18.65.202 httpd: 1206127105l |

802.mobility | info | CAP | 172.18.111.11:8081 1 http://

172.18.111.211:8081/vpn/Images.vpn/newlogo.gif

Mar 22 13:23:49 172.18.65.202 xems: 1206127105l | 802.mobility | info | CNT | 172.18.111.11:8081 1

Mar 22 13:23:49 172.18.65.202 xems: 1206127105l | 802.mobility | info | CNT | 172.18.111.11:8081 2

Mar 22 13:23:49 172.18.65.202 httpd: 1206127105l | 802.mobility | info | CAP | 172.18.111.11:8081 2

Mar 22 13:23:49 172.18.65.202 httpd: 1206127105l |

802.mobility | info | CAP | 172.18.111.11:8081 1 http:// 172.18.111.211:8081/favicon.ico

Mar 22 13:23:49 172.18.65.202 httpd: 1206127105l | 802.mobility | info | CAP | 172.18.111.11:8081 2

Mar 22 13:23:49 172.18.65.202 httpd: 1206127105l | 802.mobility | info | CAP | 172.18.111.11:8081 1 http://172.18.111.211:8081/favicon.ico

Mar 22 13:23:49 172.18.65.202 httpd: 1206127105l |

802.mobility | info | CAP | 172.18.111.11:8081 2

   

Captive Portal

Event System Log Example Description Action
  Mar 22 13:23:55 172.18.65.202 httpd: 1206127110l |

802.mobility | info | CAP | 172.18.111.11:8081 1 http:// 172.18.111.211:8081/vpn/loginUser

Mar 22 13:23:55 172.18.65.202 xems: 1206127110l | 802.mobility | info | LOG | 172.18.111.11:8081 1

Mar 22 13:23:55 172.18.65.202 xems: 1206127110l | security | info | CAP | ramesh@172.18.111.11 logged in OK

Mar 22 13:23:55 172.18.65.202 xems: 1206127110l | 802.mobility | info | LOG | 172.18.111.11:8081 2

Mar 22 13:23:55 172.18.65.202 httpd: 1206127110l |

802.mobility | info | CAP | 172.18.111.11:8081 2

   

Captive Portal

QoS
Event System Log Example Description Action
QoS: Action Drop  Apr 13 18:14:23 172.18.117.217 kernel: 1271193480 | system | info | ALR | Network Traffic, Flow of Traffic MAC:

00:40:96:ad:49:b0->MAC: 00:90:0b:0a:81:ae src_ip:172.18.117.27-> dst_ip:69.147.125.65:[dst_port:0], rule id: 23, action: Drop. AP MAC Address :

00:0c:e6:05:c5:14

This message is generated when packets match the QoS rule based on the configured parameters Packets are dropped.  
QoS: Action Forward  Apr 13 18:21:54 172.18.117.217 kernel: 1271193932 | system | info | ALR | Network Traffic, Flow of Traffic MAC:

00:14:a8:59:c8:80->MAC: 00:90:0b:0a:81:ae src_ip:172.18.117.1-> dst_ip:172.18.117.217:[dst_port:0], rule id: 23, action: Forward. AP MAC Address :

00:00:00:00:00:00

This message is generated when packets match the QoS rule based on the configured parameters. The packets that match the configured QoS rules are forwarded for further processing.  
QoS: Action Capture  Apr 13 18:30:47 172.18.117.217 kernel: 1271194465 | system | info | ALR | Network Traffic, Flow of Traffic MAC:

00:40:96:ad:49:b0->MAC: 00:90:0b:0a:81:ae src_ip:172.18.117.27-> dst_ip:172.18.122.122:[dst_port:5060], rule id: 3, action: Capture. AP MAC Address : 00:0c:e6:07:5d:71

This message is generated when packets match the QoS rule based on the configured parameters. The packets are captured and sent to respective Flow Detector for further processing.  

QoS

Event System Log Example Description Action
CAC Per BSSID > CAC Per AP info      ALR       05/04/2010 13:39:20        CAC LIMIT

REACHED MAJOR CAC/Global Bssid Limit Reached (1):

call Rejected for STA [00:03:2a:00:d8:55] on AP [00:0c:e6:07:5d:7e] in BSSID [00:0c:e6:de:a2:ef]

This message is generated when the CAC limit is reached (based on BSSID).

Calls will not go through.

 
CAC Per AP > CAC Per BSSID info      ALR       05/04/2010 14:42:39        CAC LIMIT

REACHED MAJOR CAC/AP Limit Reached (1): call

Rejected for STA [00:03:2a:00:d8:55] on AP [00:0c:e6:07:5d:7e]

This message is generated when the CAC limit is reached (based on AP). Calls will not go through.  
CAC Per AP = CAC Per BSSID info      ALR       05/04/2010 15:03:22        CAC LIMIT

REACHED MAJOR CAC/AP Limit Reached (1): call

Rejected for STA [00:03:2a:00:d8:55] on AP [00:0c:e6:07:5d:7e]

This message is generated when the CAC limit is reached (based on AP=BSSID). Calls will not go through.  
CAC PER Interference  info      ALR       05/04/2010 15:09:01        CAC LIMIT

REACHED MAJOR CAC/Interference Limit Reached (1):

call Rejected for STA [00:03:2a:00:d8:55] on AP [00:0c:e6:07:5d:7e]

This message is generated when the CAC limit is reached (based on CAC per interference region). Calls will not go through.  

QoS

Rogue AP
Event System Log Example Description Action
ROGUE AP DETECTED Oct 13 11:11:31 172.18.37.201 ALARM: 1255432835l | system | info | ALR | ROGUE AP DETECTED CRITICAL CONTROLLER (1:13)  ROGUE AP DETECTED. AP mac=00:1f:28:57:fa:b7 bss=00:1f:28:57:fa:b7 cch= 6 ess=Integral  by AP AP-204 (204) A rogue AP has been detected.  
ROGUE AP REMOVED Mar 29 13:12:43 172.18.86.229 ALARM: 1269864763l | system | info | ALR | ROGUE AP REMOVED  CONTROLLER (1:24490)  ROGUE AP DETECTED. AP      mac=00:12:f2:00:17:63 bss=00:12:f2:00:17:63 cch=161 ess=rogue-35 A rogue AP has been removed.  
Licensing
Event System Log Example Description Action
LICENSE

EXPIRE WARN-

ING

Mar 22 15:27:42 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1205970893l | system | notice | NOT | controller license expires in 1 day Notification that license expires in one day. Install a license for the software.
LICENSE

EXPIRE WARN-

ING

Mar 22 15:33:46 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1205971257l | system | notice | NOT | controller license expires tonight at midnight. Notification that license expires by midnight. Install a license for the software.
LICENSE EXPIRED Mar 22 15:42:17 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206057655l | system | info | ALR | SOFTWARE LICENSE EXPIRED MAJOR controller license has already expired. License has expired. Install a license for the software.
LICENSE

EXPIRED

ALARM CLEAR

Mar 22 15:52:23 172.18.65.202 ALARM: 1206058262l | system | info | ALR | SOFTWARE LICENSE EXPIRED CLEAR controller License alarm cleared.  

Rogue AP

N+1 Redundancy
Event System Log Example Description Action
MASTER CONTROLLER

DOWN

Apr 19 14:24:26 172.18.253.203 nplus1_Slave: ALERT:

Master Controller has timed out: Regression1 172.18.253.201

Slave detects that master controller is not reachable. Slave moves to active state. Diagnose the master controller.
PASSIVE TO

ACTIVE SLAVE

STATE TRANSITION

Apr 19 14:24:26 172.18.253.203 nplus1_Slave: Slave State: Passive->Active Passive slave in transition to becoming active slave.  
ACTIVE SLAVE May 15 16:07:49 172.18.32.201 nplus1_Slave: Slave State: Active Slave in active state.  
ACTIVE TO

PASSIVE

SLAVE TRANSITION

May 15 16:07:59 172.18.32.201 nplus1_Slave: Slave State: Active->Passive Slave detected that master controller is reachable, so slave becomes passive again.  
ACTIVE TO

PASSIVE

SLAVE TRANSITION

Apr 19 14:40:21 172.18.253.203 nplus1_Slave: NOTICE:

Active Slave Controller (Regression1 172.18.253.201) ->

Passive Slave  (RegressionSlave 172.18.253.203)

Slave detected that master controller is reachable, so slave becomes passive again.  
PASSIVE SLAVE Apr 19 14:40:21 172.18.253.203 nplus1_Slave: Slave State: Passive Slave in passive state.  
MASTER CON-

TROLLER

DOWN ALARM

May 15 16:07:49 172.18.32.201 ALARM: 1210847902l | system | info | ALR | MASTER CONTROLER DOWN INFO Master controller down alarm.  

N+1 Redundancy

Event System Log Example Description Action
MASTER CONTROLLER UP

ALARM

May 15 16:07:59 172.18.32.201 ALARM: 1210847912l | system | info | ALR | MASTER CONTROLER UP INFO Master controller up alarm.  
SLAVE CONFIG

SYNC

Apr 19 14:51:07 172.18.253.201 sshd[7465]: PAM

_pam_init_handlers: no default config /etc/pam.d/other

Apr 19 14:51:07 172.18.253.201 sshd[7465]: PAM

_pam_init_handlers: no default config /etc/pam.d/other

Apr 19 14:51:07 172.18.253.201 sshd[7465]: Accepted publickey for root from 172.18.253.203 port 34674 ssh2

Apr 19 14:51:07 172.18.253.201 PAM-env[7465]: Unable to open config file: No such file or directory

SSH system log messages are shown while slave is syncing certain configuration files with the master controller using scp.  

 


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