[logback-user] recreate deleted file

Chad La Joie chad.lajoie at switch.ch
Thu Jan 10 07:18:17 CET 2008

Will, one way to get around the issue would be to set the roll over 
policy to something small enough that it will rotate the active log in a 
manner timely enough for you to move them around as needed.  Not a fix 
for the underlying problem, but might hold you over.

Will Norris wrote:
> Are any of the logback FileAppenders able to recreate their logfile if 
> it goes away for whatever reason.  In my testing, if I delete the log 
> file or move it to another location, logback doesn't log any futher 
> until I restart my application.  I would like for it to recreate the 
> file if it is no longer present.  Is that possible?
> Thanks,
> Will
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