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From "Jacob Kjome" <h...@visi.com>
Subject Re: log4j implementation question
Date Fri, 01 Jun 2007 15:34:40 GMT
On Fri, 1 Jun 2007 11:23:54 -0400
  "Propes, Barry L " <barry.l.propes@citi.com> wrote:
> also, Jake,
> 
> my commons-logging.jar file (NOT my commons-logging-api.jar, but just 
>commons-logging.jar) is in the following dir. for me:
> 
> $TOMCAT_HOME\server\lib
> 
> should I throw in the log4j jar file in there as well?

Both need to be, specifically, in common/lib and the Log4j config file has to 
be in common/classes.  But, again, I don't recall how this works with Tomcat4 
which is what I presume you are using based on your use of Tomcat's 
FileLogger.

Jake

> 
> -----Original Message-----
>From: Jacob Kjome [mailto:hoju@visi.com]
> Sent: Friday, June 01, 2007 12:32 AM
> To: Log4J Users List
> Subject: Re: log4j implementation question
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> On Thu, 31 May 2007 17:24:45 -0400
>  "Propes, Barry L " <barry.l.propes@citi.com> wrote:
>> ok, I did check out the wizard site, and that's a big help..thanks.
>> I really like that.
>> 
>> While I've put the properties, xml and jar file all in the WEB-INF/lib 
>>directory of my app, I still have a problem.
>> 
>> If I change the server.xml reference in the following tag from 
>> org.apache.catalina.logger.FileLogger  to org.apache.log4j.Logger,
>> Tomcat balks upon startup.
>> 
>> I'll keep messing with it...I'll get there.
>> 
> 
> Are you using Log4j for application logging or Server logging?  These are 
>two 
> very different beasts, expecially with the old version of Tomcat you must be 
> using, since you are using FileLogger.  I would guess it is 4.0 or something 
> very old like that.
> 
>For Application logging, you don't mess with Tomcat's logging at all.  For 
> server logging, piping it through Log4j may or may not be possible with 
>Tomcat 
> 4.xx.  It certainly is with 5.0+ by going through commons-logging.  Also, to 
> configure Log4j for Tomcat, log4j.properties or log4j.xml would have to be 
>in 
> commons/classes along with log4j.jar and commons-logging.jar in common/lib. 
> Don't mess with this.  You've got enough on your plate with figuring out the 
> basic workings of Log4j.  Concentrate on using Log4j for logging in your 
> application only for now.
> 
> Jake
> 
>> -----Original Message-----
>>From: Jacob Kjome [mailto:hoju@visi.com]
>> Sent: Thursday, May 31, 2007 3:46 PM
>> To: Log4J Users List
>> Subject: Re: log4j implementation question
>> 
>> 
>> On Thu, 31 May 2007 15:37:37 -0400
>>  "Propes, Barry L " <barry.l.propes@citi.com> wrote:
>>> thanks, Jake.
>>> 
>>> I'd looked at the Log4j on Apache's site...are we talking about the same 
>>>thing?
>>> 
>> 
>> The links have "apache" in them.  Yes, Log4j is part of the Apache Logging 
>> Project...
>> 
>> 
>>  http://logging.apache.org/log4j/docs/documentation.html
>> http://wiki.apache.org/logging-log4j/Log4JProjectPages
>> 
>> 
>> Jake
>> 
>>> 
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>From: Jacob Kjome [mailto:hoju@visi.com]
>>> Sent: Thursday, May 31, 2007 1:13 PM
>>> To: Log4J Users List
>>> Subject: Re: log4j implementation question
>>> 
>>> 
>>> On Thu, 31 May 2007 11:23:34 -0400
>>>  "Propes, Barry L " <barry.l.propes@citi.com> wrote:
>>>> ok, see my post below
>>>> 
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>>From: Jacob Kjome [mailto:hoju@visi.com]
>>>> Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2007 10:32 PM
>>>> To: Log4J Users List
>>>> Subject: Re: log4j implementation question
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> At 03:55 PM 5/30/2007, you wrote:
>>>>>You mean WEB-INF/lib, right?  If so, yes.
>>>> 
>>>>>and put log4j.xml or log4j.properties in WEB-INF/classes
>>>> 
>>>> Yes, I had put the jar file in there, and just now added the properties file

>>>>as well. However, I don't find a log4j.xml file anywhere. The only place I

>>>>find one is in my Eclipse folder workspace, referencing a download I made
of 
>>>>Quartz sometime ago. THAT log4j.xml file wouldn't work, I don't think would

>>>>it?
>>>> 
>>> 
>>> Well, maybe.  How would I know?  You haven't shown it to me.  In any case, 
>>> again, this is an issue of education.  One thing that can help you with 
>>>config 
>>> files are the available wizards at WizardForge...
>>> 
>>> 1.2.xx XML config file format
>>> http://wizardforge.org/pc?action=showVersion&id=65
>>> 
>>> Properties config file format
>>> http://wizardforge.org/pc?action=showVersion&id=62
>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> >You really need to read the basic docs on the Log4j web site or just

>>>> >use a search engine.  There's tons of information out there on how to

>>>>>get started with Log4j.  This list is for specific questions, not a 
>>>>>tutorial guide.  Once you get more up to speed, don't hesitate to ask

>>>>>if you have specific questions.
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>>>Jake
>>>> 
>>>> Ok, I'll see if I can find some valid tutorial, because the one I read in

>>>>that link I included in this post was woefully outdated and inadequate, and

>>>>further, emailing that guy who authored equally proved fruitless, as it 
>>>>bounced back and he no longer monitors it.
>>>> 
>>> 
>>> Have you looked at the Log4j web site itself or the Log4j Wiki?  There are 
>>> lots of resources besided the link you posted...
>>> 
>>> http://logging.apache.org/log4j/docs/documentation.html
>>> http://wiki.apache.org/logging-log4j/Log4JProjectPages
>>> 
>>> 
>>> Jake
>>>  
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