[logback-user] Removal of LoggerContext constant in 0.9.17

Chad La Joie chad.lajoie at switch.ch
Wed Oct 21 14:12:48 CEST 2009

Yeah, probably since it represents a API break.  It's fine with me 
though I just needed to know what the correct way to do it.

Ceki Gulcu wrote:
> 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?

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