Container Server Transactions and Logs

On May 26, 2020, according to CoreOS reaching End of Life, container servers in OnApp also reached End of Life. Please contact support or your account manager on amteam@onapp.com for more details and further assistance. 

The system records a detailed log of all the transactions happening to your container servers. The list of transactions logged by the system includes:

  • Provision container server
  • Startup container server
  • Stop container server
  • Resize container server without reboot
  • Configure Operating System
  • Build disk
  • Resize disk
  • Format disk
  • Destroy disk
  • Destroy container server
  • Destroy template
  • Download template
  • Update firewall

To view transactions for a container server:

  1. Go to your Control Panel > CloudContainer Servers menu.
  2. Click the label of the container server you're interested in.
  3. The details screen for that container server shows recent transactions in the Activity Log section. 

To cancel pending tasks, click the Cancel Pending button.


You can also view the details of a particular log item by clicking its Ref number. The page that loads shows the log output and the following details:

  • date -  time in the [YYYY][MM][DD]T[hh][mm][ss]Z format
  • action - the action name
  • status - the action status (Complete, Warn, Pending, or Failed)
  • ref - the log item's Ref number
  • target - the action target
  • started at - the time when the action was started
  • completed at - the time when the action was completed
  • template - template of the server the action refers to
  • compute resource - the label of compute resource
  • initiator -  the user who initiated the action

If you want to see only the detailed output, you can hide log info with the arrow button in the upper right corner.