Well.. I think that's a philosophical question :-)  But I guess that's a good idea.  Though given the ease of using cron + shell script... I don't kow if anyone would want to write/test/maintain something like that.

Renny Koshy
President & CEO

--------------------------------------------
RUBIX Information Technologies, Inc.
www.rubixinfotech.com



FabijanicA@nucorsteel.com

11/19/2004 02:27 PM
Please respond to "Log4CXX User"

       
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        Subject:        Re: Problems with DailyRollingFileAppender




Same here. But I want to get rid of it. Logging library should be smart enough to do it for me



renny.koshy@rubixinfotech.com wrote on 11/19/2004 02:22:37 PM:

>
> Our logs are kept for many days for several reasons... but we have
> MANY processes/jobs that are logging many files all over the
> server... and we have a cleanup job that purges out old logs from
> all of our prcesses.  It runs daily at some point in time and does the cleanup
>
> Renny Koshy
> President & CEO
>
> --------------------------------------------
> RUBIX Information Technologies, Inc.
> www.rubixinfotech.com
>


>
> FabijanicA@nucorsteel.com
> 11/19/2004 02:20 PM
> Please respond to "Log4CXX User"
>
>        
>         To:        "Log4CXX User" <log4cxx-user@logging.apache.org>
>         cc:        
>         Subject:        Re: Problems with DailyRollingFileAppender

>
>
>
>
>
> Renny,
>
> How do you purge DailyRollingFileAppender files?
> Once upon a time, I solicited extending it in a similar fashion like
> RollingFileAppender, but there was no much interest since log4j has
> (or will) deprecated it.
>
> +++
> Aleksandar Fabijanic
> Level 2 Automation Engineer
> Nucor Steel Berkeley - Beam Mill
> Phone: 843.336.6678
> Fax:      843.336.6072
> ---
>
> renny.koshy@rubixinfotech.com wrote on 11/19/2004 01:24:52 PM:
>
> >
> > ##########################################################################
> > # Logging properties
> > ##########################################################################
> > log4j.rootLogger=DEBUG, logfile, console
> >
> > .......

> >
> > log4j.appender.logfile=org.apache.log4j.DailyRollingFileAppender
> > log4j.appender.logfile.fileName=SmartACD.log
> > log4j.appender.logfile.layout=org.apache.log4j.PatternLayout
> > log4j.appender.logfile.layout.ConversionPattern=%d{ISO8601} %-5p %
> c %x - %m%n
> > log4j.appender.logfile.ImmediateFlush=true
> > log4j.appender.logfile.DatePattern=.%Y-%m-%d
> >
> > give output of the form:
> >
> > 2004-11-19 00:00:00,373 INFO  Statistics  - Queue,Total Ops,Idle
> > Ops,Calls Waiting,Longest Call,M Calls,M Calls Anwered,M Calls
> > Abandoned,M ASA,M Min SA,M Max SA,M ACPT,M Min CPT,M Max CPT,H
> > Calls,H Calls Anwered,H Calls Abandoned,H ASA,H Min SA,H Max SA,H
> > ACPT,H Min CPT,H Max CPT,D Calls,D Calls Anwered,D Calls Abandoned,D
> > ASA,D Min SA,D Max SA,D ACPT,D Min CPT,D Max CPT,Aba 0-10,Aba 11-20,
> > Aba 21-30,Aba 31-40,Aba 41-50,Aba 51-60,Aba 60+,CPT 0-10,CPT 11-20,
> > CPT 21-30,CPT 31-40,CPT 41-50,CPT 51-60,CPT 60+
> > 2004-11-19 00:00:00,460 INFO  Statistics  - Reject,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,
> > 0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,
> > 2004-11-19 00:00:00,467 INFO  Statistics  - Forward to RUBIX,0,0,0,
> > 0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,
> > 0,,0,0,0,0,0,0,0,
> > 2004-11-19 00:00:00,563 DEBUG ACD ServiceCalls(SUPER) - No calls to service
> >
> >
> > Renny Koshy
> > President & CEO
> >
> > --------------------------------------------
> > RUBIX Information Technologies, Inc.
> > www.rubixinfotech.com
> >
>
> >
> > paulo.albuquerque@sebasi.pt
> > 11/19/2004 12:48 PM
> > Please respond to "Log4CXX User"
> >
> >        
> >         To:        log4cxx-user@logging.apache.org
> >         cc:        
> >         Subject:        Problems with DailyRollingFileAppender
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > Hello!
> >  
> > I'm recently converted a project i'm working on to use log4cxx. I'm
> > writing a spam filter on Win32 but aiming at being cross platform.
> > I have used RollingFileAppender with no problems, but if i try to
> > setup a DailyRollingFileAppender the application hangs. here's my
> > property file:
> >  
> > log4j.rootLogger=DEBUG, R
> > log4j.appender.R=org.apache.DailyRollingFileAppender
> > log4j.appender.R.File=/junk/JunkFilter.log
> > log4j.appender.R.DatePattern='.'yyyy-MM-dd
> > log4j.appender.R.layout=org.apache.log4j.PatternLayout
> > log4j.appender.R.layout.ConversionPattern=%5p %d %c %m%n
> >  
> > Is this broken? Also, i don't know if it's related, but i can't
> > format dates in the pattern layout (something like  %d{HH:mm:ss,SSS}
> > for instance doesn't work). And if I use simply %d, it gives me
> > something like this output:

> >  
> >  INFO 2004-11-19 17:40:15,% MailFilter 127.0.0.1 forged-mail@fonny.org
> > ContentBlock viaaaaagra badmail
> > the "SSS" part of the date format is displayed as "%". So i think
> > the format is not being interpreted correctly. I hope someone can
> > help me, or at least give some directions to try to correct this.
> > Thanks in advance,
> >  
> > Paulo Albuquerque
>
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