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From "Carson, Chuck" <Chuck.Car...@syrrx.com>
Subject Log4j: Using servlet to init, but how to reload???
Date Wed, 23 Oct 2002 21:00:33 GMT

I am using a servlet to intialize log4j as so:

public class Log4jInit extends HttpServlet
    public void init()
      String prefix_dir   = getServletContext().getRealPath("/");
      String param_file   = getInitParameter("log4j-init-file");
      PropertyConfigurator.configure(prefix_dir + param_file);

    public void doGet(HttpServletRequest req, HttpServletResponse res)
    public void doPost(HttpServletRequest req, HttpServletResponse res)

I have this in ROOT/WEB-INF/web.xml:

This works fine, however, any changes made to log4j.config do not take effect until the server
is restarted. Is the something I can code or something I can configure to change this?

Much thanks,

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