Along with the Status of a Kura Gateway, the Device section provides several information about the gateway where Kura is running on. This section can be accessed by selecting the Device option located in the System area.


The Profile tab shows several information about the gateway, organized under the Device, Hardware, Software and Java Information.


This tab lists all the bundles installed on ESF, with details about the name, version, id, state and signature. The signature value will be true if the corresponding bundle is digitally signed, false otherwise. The buttons in the upper part of the tab allows the user to manage the listed bundles:

  • Start Bundle: starts a bundle that is in Resolved or Installed state;
  • Stop Bundle: stops a bundle that is in Active state;
  • Refresh: reloads the bundles states list.


The Threads tab shows a list of the threads that are currently running in the JVM.

System Packages

The System Packages tab shows the list of all the Linux packages installed on the OS. The package is detailed with the name, version and type (DEB/RPM/APK).

System Properties

The System Properties tab shows a list of relevant properties including OS and JVM parameters.


A detailed description of this tab is presented in the Command Service page.

System Logs

The System Logs tab allows to download a compressed file containing all the relevant log files from the gateway. The download button creates and downloads a compressed file with the following items:

  • all the files in /var/log or the the content of the folder defined by the property;
  • the content of the journal for the Kura process (kura-journal.log);
  • the content of the journal for the whole system (system-journal.log).

In addition to this feature, the page also allows the real-time displaying of system logs, if the framework has the availability of one or more components that implement the LogProvider API. The UI also provides a useful button to open a new Kura instance in a new browser window. A reference implementation of the LogProvider API is provided in the org.eclipse.kura.log.filesystem.provider bundle. This bundle exposes in the framework a factory that can be used to read filesystem files. By default, Eclipse Kura creates two log providers at startup: one that reads from /var/log/kura.log and the other that reads from /var/log/kura-audit.log.