[logback-user] Minimal library dependency for logback implementation of RequestLogImpl

Russell E Glaue rglaue at cait.org
Thu Jan 29 20:39:22 CET 2009

Thanks, but since what would be contributed is just a straight-forward single
file, we just assume it be contribute back.

Ceki Gulcu wrote:
> Oh, I forgot to mention that if you wanted to have your project hosted
> within logback at qos.ch, that is also possible.
> Ceki Gulcu wrote:
>> Hello Russell,
>> Obviously, it would be nice if your contribution became part of the
>> default installation. However, your contribution can be helpful even
>> if it is not part of the default Geronimo distribution.
>> Implementing accessing-logging with log4j would not be easy. I think
>> you would end up rewriting log4j which is presumably not your intention.
>> Notwithstanding the license issue, I still think you can have sweet
>> deal. Here is how I see it.
>> - Write a GBean with the jetty/logback-access extension.
>> - Create a project in sourceforge to host it.
>> - Add one page documentation on installing your GBean in Geronimo.
>> - Locally, you would distribute your own version of Geronimo (with
>> your extension already installed). You would then install that version
>> in your farm.
>> (The above is just an indication.)
>> Many log4j extensions are not hosted in log4j. The same is true for
>> logback. It's nice if an extension becomes part of the main
>> distribution but it does not have to.
>> HTH,

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