[logback-user] how to remove old log files in this sifting appender configuration

ceki ceki at qos.ch
Wed Jul 11 17:30:37 CEST 2012

On 11.07.2012 17:10, Andreas Kruthoff wrote:
> Correct, number of threads remains stable after replacing
> MessageAppender by RollingFileAppender.
> But number of produced files is still increasing because old files
> aren't getting 'events' anymore, and logback depends on such events.

SiftingAppener cleans unused appenders after 30 minutes.

> I'm wondering if this scenario can be solved with logback or not. Maybe
> I need to write my own rolling policy....? <thinking...>


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