AutoSupport allows SnapDrive for UNIX to send any operational failures that is incurred due to SnapDrive is sent to the EMS log view of the storage system in the /etc/log/ems file.
How SnapDrive for UNIX uses AutoSupport
AutoSupport messages are logged in the EMS log view of the storage system when the autosupport-enabled option is set to on in the snapdrive.conf file. By default, this option is set to on in the snapdrive.conf file. SnapDrive for UNIX sends AutoSupport messages to the storage system, where the messages are logged in the Event Management System (EMS).
Examples of AutoSupport messages
SnapDrive for UNIX provides examples for different scenarios. The content of an AutoSupport message in all the examples are essentially the same regardless of your operating system.