AMD 4.4.5 Switch User Manual

AMD Confidential
User Manual November 21
, 2008
Chapter 9: Logging 141
9 Logging
The simulator provides support for three types of logging:
A message log that can provide detailed text data from simulator devices and
An error log that provides text messages in response to critical errors or
unexpected conditions.
I/O Logging that provides detailed information about PCI Configuration, I/O and
Memory Space accesses.
9.1 Message Log
The simulator shell provides an interface that loaded modules (devices and extensions)
may use to report status and events. The messages may be displayed in a window, written
to a file, or both. The information log may be enabled and disabled on a module-specific
The informational log is controlled via the "Message Log Window" dialog box. To view
this dialog, select the "View→Message Log" entry from the Main Window shell menu.
A sample of this dialog is shown in Figure 9-1: