Smart Thoughts About Logging

Archanaa Panda wrote a good piece on logging and how to avoid some of the many pitfalls: High Performance And Smarter Logging

While the article is about log4j, most of it (except for the “if (log.isDebugEnabled)” part) still applies even if you’ve already moved to slf4j. I especially like that she enumerates all the various goals that you try to achieve with logging.

 

 

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