You can use the vdmadmin command with the -I option to list the available reports of View Manager operation and to display the results of running one of these reports.


vdmadmin -I [-b authentication_arguments] -list [-xml] [-w | -n]

vdmadmin -I [-b authentication_arguments] -report report -view view [-startdate yyyy-MM-dd-HH:mm:ss][-enddate yyyy-MM-dd-HH:mm:ss] [-w | -n] -xml | -csv

You can use the command to display the available reports and views, and to display the information that View Manager has recorded for a specified report and view.

You can also use the vdmadmin command with the -I option to generate View log messages in syslog format. See Generating View Event Log Messages in Syslog Format Using the ‑I Option.

Options for Listing and Displaying Reports and Views shows the options that you can specify to list and display reports and views.

Options for Listing and Displaying Reports and Views

Option

Description

-enddate

yyyy-MM-dd-HH:mm:ss

Specifies a upper limit for the date of information to be displayed.

-list

Lists the available reports and views.

-report

report

Specifies a report.

-startdate

yyyy-MM-dd-HH:mm:ss

Specifies a lower limit for the date of information to be displayed.

-view

view

Specifies a view.

List the available reports and views in XML using Unicode characters.

vdmadmin -I -list -xml -w

Display a list of user events that occurred since August 1, 2010 as comma-separated values using ASCII characters.

vdmadmin -I -report events -view user_events -startdate 2010-08-01-00:00:00 -csv -n