How do I increase logging levels for the AWS SCT when using AWS DMS?

Last updated: 2019-06-25

How can I increase logging levels for the AWS Schema Conversion Tool when using the AWS Database Migration Service (AWS DMS)?

Resolution

  1. Install the AWS SCT, and then confirm that you installed the required AWS SCT drivers on your system.
  2. After installation, you see the AWS Schema Conversion Tool in your applications folder.
  3. Open the application by choosing the icon.
    Note: If you see an update notification, you can choose to update before or after your project is complete.
  4. If an auto-project window opens, close the window, and then create a project manually.
  5. Choose Settings, and then select Global settings.
  6. From the Global settings window, choose Logging.
  7. In the Debug mode field, select True.
  8. From the Message level section, you can modify the following types of logs:
    General
    Loader
    Parser
    Printer
    Resolver
    Telemetry
    Converter
  9. By default, all Message levels are set to Info. For each of the Message level types, you can choose the following levels of logging:
    Trace (most detailed logging)
    Debug
    Info
    Warning
    Error (least detailed logging)
    Critical
    Mandatory
  10. Choose Apply to modify other settings for your project. Choose OK to close the Global settings window.