rhevm-log-collector is unable to automatically collect logs without the host's root password

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Running Log-Collector on RHEV Manager cannot get sosreports from the RHEV hosts.
  • Executing rhevm-log-collector collect on the rhev-manager does not gather the log-collector in the /tmp/logcollector directory.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) 3.0
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) 3.1
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) 3.2

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