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From Renè Glanzer <>
Subject Re: Update to commons-logging-1.1.1 caused log4j problems
Date Fri, 08 Feb 2013 14:07:08 GMT
Hi Mr. Sese,

when we introduced commons-logging in one of our projects where log4j
already were used, we had the problem that the entire application could not
been loaded by Tomcat-7. The logs showed some wired
ClassNotFoundExceptions. It took us lots of time to find out, that we only
had to put a file with the name "" to the
classpath of the application with following content:


This solved our problem. Maybe it also will help you, or might show you a
hint to where your problem might be?

with kind regards
René Glanzer

2013/2/8 Albert Sese <>

> Hi all,
> We recently updated our commons logging to 1.1.1, however our log4j
> configuration stopped working; everything gets logged to server.log. We are
> using an XML file for our log4j configuration, should this matter? Because
> in the commons logging website it only mentions a properties file.

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