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Logging in Applet

Amirr Rafique
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Joined: Nov 14, 2005
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Hi All

Is there any way to generate a log file on client machine running my applet. The log file can be a txt. Anyone can please help


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Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
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The various logging libraries (log4j, java.util.logging, Jakarta Commons Logging) can be used in applets just like in applications. If you want to store the log files on the local disk, the applet needs to be signed or you need to alter the local security policy. Both approaches are described here.
[ December 11, 2006: Message edited by: Ulf Dittmer ]

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