To tail MSSQL Server logs in Linux, you can follow these steps:
- Open a terminal on your Linux machine.
- Locate the MSSQL Server log file. By default, the log file is located in the /var/opt/mssql/log/ folder, and the name of the file is errorlog.
- Use the tail command to monitor the log file in real-time. Run the following command:
tail -f /var/opt/mssql/log/errorlog
This command will show the last 10 lines of the log file and continuously update as new log entries are added.
- You should now see the log entries from the MSSQL Server being displayed in the terminal window. Scroll up or down to view previous or newer entries respectively.
Note: Make sure you have the necessary permissions to access the log file. If you are unable to access the file, you may need to run the command with