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Catalina.out log file

Rambabu Gonela

Joined: Jul 31, 2006
Posts: 24
Hi friends,

my requirement is, I have to write standard output into catalina.out log file. I am trying with below approach
using Tomcat5.5

StackTraceElement []error = exception.getStackTrace();
for(int i=0;i<error.length;i++)

But its not writing into catalina.out log file, it contains only server information (start up and stop).

Please help on this
Latha Sree

Joined: Apr 07, 2009
Posts: 17
Hi friend,

I am facing typical problem.

I am using Tomcat 6.0 and my web application logging is java.util.logging,

When I am running my application, catalina.out is logging both Tomcat serevr logs and application logs also.
But,we dont want our application logs in catalina.out

Please help me what to change inorder to achieve this..

Thanks in advance.
Bear Bibeault
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Joined: Jan 10, 2002
Posts: 63232

Use Log4J which give you fine-grained control over your logging.

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