FAQ: collecting logs with/from Octave

How can I pipe a device log to my computer?

  1. if a Windows based computer, make sure the Windows computer has the Sierra Wireless generic USB driver installed.
  2. Connect the serial port (micro USB) of the device to a serial micro (USB) on the computer
  3. Open a command window on the computer
  4. Type the following command on the command line
  5. ssh root@ /sbin/logread -F > ./.txt
  6. Leave your computer running while you collect the log
  7. The log file will be available on your computer

Can I collect device log information in Octave?

  • As of device firmware version 1.0.17, you can send device log output to Octave for remote debugging.