[logback-user] Removal of LoggerContext constant in 0.9.17

Ceki Gulcu ceki at qos.ch
Wed Oct 21 14:08:08 CEST 2009

The LoggerContext.ROOT_NAME was a duplicate of org.slf4j.Logger.ROOT_LOGGER_NAME 
and hence was removed. It would have been wiser to just deprecate it.

Chad La Joie wrote:
> I was just updating the version of logback used by my project and I got 
> an error.  It appears that the constant LoggerContext.ROOT_NAME has been 
> removed however I don't see any mention of this in the release notes. 
> Was this intentional?  If so, what is the correct way to retrieve the 
> root logger now?

Ceki Gülcü
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