How to get more logging from the agent?

When hitting an issue you / Datadog support might need more logging from the Datadog agent to investigate on the possible causes.


To enable the full debug mode:

- modify your local datadog.conf (see this page to locate this configuration file on your instance)

- replace "# log_level: INFO" with "log_level: DEBUG" (make sure to get rid of # to uncomment the line)

- restart your datadog agent (see that page to find the restart command depending on your OS)

- wait a few minutes to generate some logs


Look here to find the location of the logs.

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