[logback-user] logback RollingFileAppender problem on Windows (Server 2008, Jetty, Shibboleth IdP, procrun)

Karen Murphy k.l.murphy at qub.ac.uk
Wed Apr 17 13:47:17 CEST 2013

Hi David, thanks for your reply,

I will enable the listener as per your suggestion as it will be useful 
to see, though I believe I may now better understand the root cause of 
the problem - a 'long standing windows bug' with memory mapped files 
according to a reply I received from Jetty-Users:

(haven't had a reply to my last query)

Thanks for your help,


PS, my logback version is 1.0.0

On 16/04/13 15:37, diroussel wrote:
> Karen,
> Your post didn't make it onto the mailing list, as you are not subscribed.
> It only made it into nabble.
> Try setting this system property:
> -Dlogback.statusListenerClass=ch.qos.logback.core.status.OnConsoleStatusListener
> Then logback should print out any problems it had rolling the files.
> Windows won't let a file be renamed if it is open.  Perhaps something has
> the file open?
> What version of logback are you using?
> David
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*Karen Murphy*
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