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From "Ralph Goers (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (LOG4J2-138) org.apache.logging.log4j.Logger lacks some log(Level, String, ...) method
Date Sat, 29 Dec 2012 18:56:13 GMT

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Ralph Goers commented on LOG4J2-138:
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If I understand correctly what you want is already supported. AbstractLogger contains a log
method. AbstractLoggerWrapper explicitly makes some of the protected methods public just to
do what you are asking for.  I would suggest looking at SLF4JLogger.java, EventLogger.java
and Log4jLog.java for examples of using AbstractLoggerWrapper.
                
> org.apache.logging.log4j.Logger lacks some log(Level, String, ...) method
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: LOG4J2-138
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/LOG4J2-138
>             Project: Log4j 2
>          Issue Type: Wish
>          Components: API
>    Affects Versions: 2.0-beta3
>            Reporter: Pavel Trka
>              Labels: API, log4j, logging, method
>
> Hello,
> I dont know if Im not alone with this problem but I encountered blocker in Log4j2 usage
(blocker for me personally of course ;) ). Im posting it as Wish issue as it is not a bug.
> Im trying to switch from Log4j 1.2 to 2 and it looked like piece of cake but - I have
developped some logging facade or wrapper solution around log4j 1.2, it's something like simple
SLF4J, it was necessary because my project logging needs are pretty special and also I wanted
to have the option to easilly switch logging frameworks. 
> Problem is that most of my logging code is in own abstract class that is common for all
implementations, concrete implementations are extending this base and have to implement only
few methods like log(Level, String) and isLevelLoggable(Level) etc.. The advantage is that
implementations are very simple to write with minimal amount of copy/paste programming.
> Problem is that the new org.apache.logging.log4j.Logger iface does not contain any log(...)
method and Im stuck. 
> I have only 2 options - I can use org.apache.logging.log4j.core.Logger class without
using iface but I dont want that for obvious reasons - I want to do it properly. Second option
is to implement all info(), debug(),trace(),.... methods in my implementation class but I
dont wanna do that because that is exactly what I wanted to avoid in my facade solution. 
> I know it's my wish only, I dont know if this change had some good reasons but Im voting
for adding some log() method to Logger iface ;) The same thing applies for missing getLevel()
method but I already solved this one easilly so it's not my priority.
> Thanks,
> Pavel

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