Re: Limiting the number of backups with time-triggered rollover
This is a good tip, I will look into it.
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> On Mar 7, 2016, at 5:51 PM, "Jacob L. Anawalt" <[hidden email]> wrote:
>> On 2016-03-07 2:05 PM, Bois, Bernard wrote:
>> I'd like to know if it is possible to specify a maximum number of backups when a
>> time-triggered rollover policy is used.
> I don't believe there is a default configuration that works like that.
> Perhaps you could make a policy object that does rolling like the FixedWindowRollingPolicy but uses the TriggeringPolicy from the TimeBasedRollingPolicy.
>> It appears both classes supporting time-based rollovers
>> (DailyRollingFileAppender and rolling::RollingFileAppender) do not have such an
> You need to look at the RollingPolicy implementation of rolling::RollingFileAppender to find that. The FixedWindowRollingPolicy has a max (and min) index used to rename a fixed number of backup files.
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