This tech note describes how you can retrieve log files for a device from IP Fabric’s discovery, to be consumed outside the platform.
You do this in two stages:
send a POST to /tables/inventory/devices with a request body like
You can (and probably would) filter that list (for example for a specific device with the hostname “SWITCH01”) by including a
This gives you the task ID for the discovery for the device in question.
send a GET to /os/logs/task/XXXXXXXXXXXXX where XXXXXXXXXXXXX is the taskKey value returned in step 1 for the required network device.
This returns the plain text of the log file for that device discovery.