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Specify custom logging.properties file in the a Java program.

Bruce Jin
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Joined: Sep 20, 2001
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I know I can use command line
> java -Djava.util.logging.config.file=myfile
to specify a custom property file.
How to do this in the java code?
I tried
System.setProperty("java.util.logging.config.file", "mylog.properties");
it does not work.
Thanks.


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