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From "James A. N. Stauffer" <stauffer.ja...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Renaming log file
Date Wed, 30 Jan 2008 16:13:38 GMT
That depends on how you are configuring (properties, xml, or code).
Searching the archives and/or Google will surely give some examples.

On Jan 30, 2008 8:21 AM, anoobthomas <anoobthomas@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Currently my log files are generated with a date stamp because I am using the
> Daily Rolling File Appender
>
> My requirement is that I want my log files without the date stamp, instead I
> want them as filename.log.1, filename.log.2, etc. as a sequence of numbers.
> You said Rolling File Appender would solve my problem. Could you be kind
> enough to show me how with an example?  I am rather new to log4j.
>
>
>
>
> carnold-3 wrote:
> >
> >
> > On Jan 28, 2008, at 6:47 AM, James A. N. Stauffer wrote:
> >
> >> I'm not sure what you want but RollingFileAppender will make files
> >> like what you want.
> >
> > If you do need to write custom code, I would recommend writing a
> > custom RollingPolicy for the
> > org.apache.log4j.rolling.RollingFileAppender (o.a.l.r.RFA) in the
> > extras companion (http://logging.apache.org/companions/extras).  The
> > o.a.l.r.RFA was designed to support pluggable RollingPolicies which
> > provide the strategy for renaming files and TriggeringPolicies which
> > provide the strategy for determining when to trigger files.  It seems
> > like you might just want to mix the FixedWindowRollingPolicy (which
> > provides .1, .2, etc file names) with a TimeBasedTriggeringPolicy.
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