Audit messages include fatal errors and other important audit messages and are logged to vmware.log.

The following conditions are logged as AUDIT messages:

Thin agent initialization success (and version number.)

Thin agent initialization failure.

Established first time communication with SVM.

Failure to establish communication with SVM (when first such failure occurs).

Generated log messages have the following substrings near the beginning of each log message: vf-AUDIT, vf-ERROR, vf-WARN, vf-INFO, vf-DEBUG.