This article provides some information on what the different logs are used for, it does not cover what every log means. The most common examples are added.
Boot.msg File - Contains information, including the current version during the initial starting of LoadMaster.
Warning Message File - Contains warnings logged during the operation of LoadMaster.
System Message File - Contains system events logged during the operation of LoadMaster. This includes both operating system-level and LoadMaster internal events.
Nameserver Log File - Shows the DNS name server log.
Nameserver Statistics - Shows the latest name server statistics.
IPsec IKE Log - Shows the IPsec IKE log.
WAF Event Log - Contains logs for most recently triggered WAF rules.
The WAF Event Log button does not appear if there are no WAF event logs.
Audit LogFile - Contains a log for each action that is performed by a user; either using the API or the WUI. This only functions if session management is enabled.
The LoadMaster runs on a Linux Kernel so the produced log messages are Linux-based. To explain every possible log is outside the scope of this article.