[logback-user] Simple question about appender SOCKET on logback

Ceki Gulcu ceki at qos.ch
Tue Sep 25 21:16:27 CEST 2007


No, the serialized event format in logback and log4j are incompatible. So it is 
not possible for a SocketAppender in logback to send events to Chainsaw. 
However, I believe chainsaw has been ported to logback by Joern Huxhorn. See [1].

Alternatively, we did a logback plugin for eclipse. See [2].


[1] http://www.qos.ch/pipermail/logback-user/2007-April/000198.html
[2] http://logback.qos.ch/consolePlugin.html

Vicente Ferrer wrote:
> Hi to all,
> I have a simple question about logback. Is the SOCKET appender 
> compatible with old log4j SOCKET appender? Is posible to use Chainsaw or 
> Ganymede eclipse plugin, for example, with an enviroment based on 
> logback and a SOCKET appender configured on it?
> Thanks,
> Vte. Ferrer

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