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From Paul Smith <psm...@aconex.com>
Subject Re: Propagate errors in a scripting application using log4j
Date Mon, 09 Jul 2007 22:17:12 GMT
The log4j-receivers module (close to release) actually contains a  
ListModelAppender that you can use to hold events.  It's actually  
designed to display events for Swing GUI's, but since it's a general  
purpose model class, it can be used to hold events for anything.


You could certainly grab that class standalone and use it for you  



On 09/07/2007, at 6:41 PM, minimoe wrote:

> Hi!
> I've got a question regarding log4j and propagating errors in a  
> program
> flow. I'm currently developing test case scripts using Rational  
> Functional
> Tester which has a poor logging system and I've looked into using  
> log4j
> instead.
> I can't find a way to make log4j propagate errors to a "higher  
> instance".
> What I would like is for errors found in the "middle" of the  
> program flow to
> propagate to the last stage of the process.
> An example flow where an error in a subscript propagates to end.
> Script 1
>  Subscript 1:1 OK!
>  Subscript 1:2 ERROR!
>  Subscript 1:3 OK!
> Script 1 Finished with ERROR in Subscript 1:2.
> Would it be good practice to use some kind of hierarchy in which  
> the errors
> are sent to a special logger which in turn connects to the top- 
> level-logger
> and outputs at the end of the flow?
> I'll appreciate any help or tips I can get in this matter!
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