O'Reilly logo

Microsoft Windows Azure Development Cookbook by Neil Mackenzie

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Initializing the configuration of Windows Azure Diagnostics

The Windows Azure Diagnostics module is imported into a role by the specification of an Import element with a moduleName attribute of Diagnostics in the Imports section of the service definition file (ServiceDefinition.csdef). This further requires the specification, in the service configuration file (ServiceConfiguration.cscfg), of a Windows Azure Storage Service account that can be used to access the instance configuration for diagnostics. This configuration is stored as an XML file in a blob, named for the instance, in a container named wad-control-container in the storage service account configured for diagnostics.

The Diagnostics Agent service is started automatically when a role ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required