Administrators are, however, free to specify an alternative location for their JobScheduler log files. In this situation, to ensure that the JOC Cockpit is able to find the alternative log file location, we recommend that administrators do not change the
log_dir parameter in the
factory.ini file but create a SymLink pointing to the new log directory in place of the default folder specified by the
log_dir parameter. The JOC cockpit will then look at the default log file location and follow the SymLink to the new location.
To Configure a Custom Log File location on Windows:
Note that on some Unix systems a SymLink in the