PC Transplant Solution 6.8 migration realtime logging

Article:TECH40181  |  Created: 2008-06-11  |  Updated: 2009-07-22  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH40181
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Article Type
Technical Solution

Issue



Does PC Transplant Solution 6.8 provide real-time migration logging?

Solution



Starting with PC Transplant Solution 6.8 Service Pack 1 Hotfix 39793 (6.8.1036), there is an extra command line switch "-extendedlog" which will provide migration details into a text file into a text log file in real-time. Without this switch, all logging is cashed in memory until the opperation is complete then written to the log file.

Usage: pctwiz.exe -extendedlog

The log will be created in the standard location for PC Transplant Solution, which is under the user account PC Transplant Solution is being executed under.

For example: C:\Documents and Settings\<user>\Local Settings\Application Data\Altiris\PC Transplant\6.8\captured settingsxx-xx-xxxx_xx_xx_xx.log

The x's represent the date and time when the migration started.


Note: This switch does not add additional logging to PCT's real-time migration mode.


Legacy ID



42229


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH40181


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