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From Ceki Gülcü <c...@qos.ch>
Subject Re: dailyrollingfileappender cannot rollover when application is not running.
Date Thu, 05 Sep 2002 20:33:45 GMT
At 13:57 05.09.2002 -0400, you wrote:
>         I have a question regarding log4j properties.I want my log file to
>roll every day.
>         I am trying to use DailyRollingFileAppender.
>         log4j.appender.FileAppender.File=./logs/client-log.txt
>         log4j.appender.FileAppender.layout=org.apache.log4j.PatternLayout
>         log4j.appender.FileAppender.layout.ConversionPattern=%c-%p,
>%d{DATE}, %t-%C{3} -- %m%n
>         log4j.appender.FileAppender.DatePattern='.'yyyy-MM-dd
>         Actually this appender with these parameters tries to roll at
>midnight.So if the application using log4j is not running at midnight it
>wont rollover.

Yes, but it will rollover when you restart your application.


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