AWS OpsWorks
User Guide (API Version 2013-02-18)


Return's a command's log file.

sudo opsworks-agent-cli show_log [activity] [date]

By default, show_log tails the most recent log file. Use the following options to specify a particular command.


Display the specified activity's log file.


Display the log file for the activity that executed at the specified timestamp. To get a list of valid timestamps, run list_commands.

The following output example shows the most recent log.

$ sudo opsworks-agent-cli show_log [2015-12-02T16:52:59+00:00] INFO: Storing updated cookbooks/opsworks_cookbook_demo/opsworks-cookbook-demo.tar.gz in the cache. ... [2015-12-02T16:52:59+00:00] INFO: Report handlers complete