Kaspersky Industrial CyberSecurity for Nodes log files defragmentation. KAVSHELL VACUUM
3 August 2023
You can use the
KAVSHELL VACUUM command to defragment the application's log files. This helps avoid system and application errors due to storing a large number of log files containing application events.
A password might be required to execute the command. To enter the current password, use
We recommend that you apply the
KAVSHELL VACUUM command to optimize log file storage in case On-Demand Scan and update tasks are run frequently. This command causes Kaspersky Industrial CyberSecurity for Nodes update the logical structure of the application's log files stored on a protected device at the specified path.
By default, the application's log files are stored at "C:\ProgramData\Kaspersky Lab\Kaspersky Industrial CyberSecurity for Nodes\3.2\Reports". If you have manually specified another path for storing logs, the
KAVSHELL VACUUM command defragments the files in the folder specified in the Kaspersky Industrial CyberSecurity for Nodes log settings.
Large file sizes increase the time required for the
KAVSHELL VACUUM command to complete the defragment operation.
The Real-Time Protection and Computer Control tasks are not available while the
KAVSHELL VACUUM command is executed. The defragmentation process blocks access to the Kaspersky Industrial CyberSecurity for Nodes log and prevents event logging. To avoid a reduction in protection, we recommend that you plan when you will run the
KAVSHELL VACUUM command.
To defragment the Kaspersky Industrial CyberSecurity for Nodes log files, execute the following command:
This command requires Local System account rights.