SYNOPSISvmware-xferlogs OPTIONS FILE
DESCRIPTIONvmware-xferlogs is a simple console application and can be run as any user. It is based on rpctool to dump the vm-support output to the vmx log file base64 encoded. It can dump any file supplied on the commandline to the vmx log. It also does the decoding part of it. It can read the vmware.log file decode and write the encoded files in the directory it was invoked.
Example of a transfer found in the vmx log file:
Aug 24 18:48:09: vcpu-0| Guest: >Logfile Begins : /root/install.log: ver - 1
Aug 24 18:48:09: vcpu-0| Guest: >SW5zdGFsbGluZyA0NDEgcGFja2FnZXMKCkluc3RhbGxpbmcgZ2xpYmMtY29tbW9uLTIuMi41LTM0
Aug 24 18:48:09: vcpu-0| Guest: >LgpJbnN0YWxsaW5nIGh3ZGF0YS0wLjE0LTEuCkluc3RhbGxpbmcgaW5kZXhodG1sLTcuMy0zLgpJ
Aug 24 18:48:09: vcpu-0| Guest: >bnN0YWxsaW5nIG1haWxjYXAtMi4xLjktMi4KSW5zdGFsbGluZyBtYW4tcGFnZXMtMS40OC0yLgpJ
Aug 24 18:48:10: vcpu-0| Guest: >Mi4K
Aug 24 18:48:10: vcpu-0| Guest: >Logfile Ends
HOMEPAGEMore information about vmware-xferlogs and the Open VM Tools can be found at <http://open-vm-tools.sourceforge.net/>.