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Dorothy Taylor
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Joined: Nov 26, 2007
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Hi

I want to create a log file in an xml format. I want to know that if there are many parallel threads updating(insert, edit, delete) in this file, can we ensure the integrity of the structure of the xml file? Can we use log4j for this?
Paul Clapham
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Of course. Have the logging done by a single object, which all of the threads use, and have the logging done in a synchronized method.
Dorothy Taylor
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Thanks for the answer. Is it possible to have a custom structure for this xml log file using log4j?
 
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