[logback-user] Time Based Rollover in 0.9.17

Ceki Gulcu ceki at qos.ch
Tue Sep 15 15:02:08 CEST 2009

Hi Stephen,

Thank you for this information. Logback has test cases for this situation (roll 
over in presence of start/stop). It appears that they did not catch the problem. 
Would it be possible for you to post your logback configuration file so that I 
can reproduce the problem?


Stephen Duncan Jr wrote:
> Thanks.  I verified that reverting my projects last night to 0.9.16 did 
> fix it so that those cron-scheduled apps did roll-over the log file when 
> run again this morning.
> -Stephen
> On Tue, Sep 15, 2009 at 6:13 AM, Ceki Gulcu <ceki at qos.ch 
> <mailto:ceki at qos.ch>> wrote:
>     Hello Stephen,
>     I reopened http://jira.qos.ch/browse/LBCORE-26 as another user made
>     a similar complaint.
>     Stephen Duncan Jr wrote:
>         I've noticed that some of my applications using logback have
>         stopped doing their time-based rollover.  This change coincides
>         with my upgrade of those apps from 0.9.16 to 0.9.17.  These are
>         apps that do not run continously - they are kicked off via cron
>         a couple times a day.  Those processes that do run continuously
>         (such as the webserver) do still rollover correctly.
>         Anyone else seen this change in behaviour?  Is there any change
>         in configuration needed for 0.9.17?  Or is it a bug?
>         -- 
>         Stephen Duncan Jr

Ceki Gülcü
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