This section describes how to enable logging manually.
For information on how to use Kaspersky Scan Engine GUI to enable logging, see section "Logging settings".
You can separately enable logging for Kaspersky Anti-Virus Engine
Note that logging significantly reduces Kaspersky Scan Engine performance. You are advised to use logging only for debugging purposes.
Enabling logging for Kaspersky Anti-Virus Engine
By default, Kaspersky Scan Engine does not log KAV Engine events.
To enable logging in Kaspersky Anti-Virus Engine:
Enabling logging in HTTP mode
By default, logging in HTTP mode is disabled. Kaspersky Scan Engine checks for the httpdkavlog.ini logging configuration file when the kavhttpd service starts. If this file exists, Kaspersky Scan Engine reads parameters from it.
To enable logging for the kavhttpd service:
Enabling logging in ICAP mode
By default, logging in ICAP mode is disabled. Kaspersky Scan Engine checks the icapdkavlog.conf logging configuration file when the kavicapd service starts.
To enable logging for the kavicapd service:
Enabling logging in Kaspersky Scan Engine GUI
To enable logging in Kaspersky Scan Engine GUI:
You can enable or disable logging in Kaspersky Scan Engine UI without restarting the kavicapd or kavhttpd service.