[logback-dev] [JIRA] Commented: (LBCLASSIC-275) LoggingEvent casts to LogbackMDCAdapter without checking

Chris Dolan (JIRA) noreply-jira at qos.ch
Wed Aug 3 18:58:52 CEST 2011

    [ http://jira.qos.ch/browse/LBCLASSIC-275?page=com.atlassian.jira.plugin.system.issuetabpanels:comment-tabpanel&focusedCommentId=12072#action_12072 ] 

Chris Dolan commented on LBCLASSIC-275:

Pretty please? I think my proposed implementation is low-risk and fairly straightforward. This one glitch is blocking a Logback implementation of the PAX-Logging service, which currently uses log4j.

> LoggingEvent casts to LogbackMDCAdapter without checking
> --------------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: LBCLASSIC-275
>                 URL: http://jira.qos.ch/browse/LBCLASSIC-275
>             Project: logback-classic
>          Issue Type: Bug
>    Affects Versions: 0.9.28
>            Reporter: Chris Dolan
>            Assignee: Ceki Gulcu
> LoggingEvent has this code:
>     // ugly but under the circumstances acceptable
>     LogbackMDCAdapter logbackMDCAdapter = (LogbackMDCAdapter) MDC
>         .getMDCAdapter();
>     mdcPropertyMap = logbackMDCAdapter.getPropertyMap();
> I'm trying to build a logback implementation of the OSGi pax-logging-service (http://www.ops4j.org/projects/pax/logging/index.html). But I've got a problem that PAX exports org.slf4j.impl with their own MDC adapter that fails this cast. Theirs has the nice feature that the OSGi bundle context is automatically added to the MDC (at a performance cost, alas).  I'd like to see LoggingEvent changed to something like the following for improved flexibility:
>    MDCAdapter mdc = MDC.getMDCAdapter();
>    if (MDCAdaptor instanceof LogbackMDCAdapter)
>        mdcPropertyMap = ((LogbackMDCAdapter)mdc).getPropertyMap();
>    else
>        mdcPropertyMap = mdc.getCopyOfContextMap();

This message is automatically generated by JIRA.
If you think it was sent incorrectly contact one of the administrators: http://jira.qos.ch/secure/Administrators.jspa
For more information on JIRA, see: http://www.atlassian.com/software/jira


More information about the logback-dev mailing list