[logback-user] Log data encryption in RollingFileAppender?

Ceki Gulcu ceki at qos.ch
Thu Feb 17 13:00:24 CET 2011

Hi Silvano,

FileAppender delegates the writing to an encoder [1] of your choice. You 
should be able fairly easily decorate the OutputStream given to the 
encoder with encryption.

Shout if you need more details,

[1] http://logback.qos.ch/manual/encoders.html

On 17.02.2011 11:12, Silvano Maffeis wrote:
> Hi
> I've been looking at the sources of RollingFileAppender,
> ResilientFileOutputStream, etc. as I'm trying to find
> a way which allows me to encrypt the log messages before they get
> written to the underlying file. Still I want
> to be able to rotate the log files.
> Any ideas how this can be done elegantly in the current logback framework?
> Regards,
> Silvano

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