[LOGBack-dev] Logback License

Ceki Gülcü listid at qos.ch
Tue Sep 12 20:23:01 CEST 2006

At 03:59 PM 9/12/2006, Boris Unckel wrote:

Hello Boris,

>Yes, fully. I just wondered about your move from Apache2.0 license 
>(log4j), to X11 (slf4j), to LGPL (logback). Does this have personal 
>reasons because you left the Apache-log4j public visibility after the 
>rejected 1.2.10? (Please do not feel offended if I am wrong, it is just 
>personal interest.)

As surprising as it may sound, I felt that it would be easier to get
things done outside the log4j project than within it, even at the cost
of starting over and recapturing mind share.

Logback offers pretty cool features, attracting users one at a
time. :-)

Ceki Gülcü
Logback: The reliable, generic, fast and flexible logging framework for Java.

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