Several types of log publishers can be used to log processing information about the server, including:
- Audit loggers
- Provide information about actions that occur within the server. Specifically, this
type of log records:
- All changes applied, detected or failed
- Dropped operations that were not completed
- Changes dropped because of being out of scope
- No changes needed for an operation
The log also shows the entries that were involved in a process.
- Error loggers
- Provide information about warnings, errors, or significant events that occur within the server.
- Debug loggers
- Provide detailed information about processing performed by the server, including:
- Any exceptions caught during processing
- Detailed information about data read from or written to clients
- Accesses to the underlying database
- Access loggers
- Provide information about
LDAPoperations processed within the server. This log only applies to operations performed in the server. This includes: LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol) An open, cross platform protocol used for interacting with directory services.
- Configuration changes
- Searches of monitor data
- Bind operations for authenticating administrators using the command-line tools and the administrative console