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dynamic redirection of log4c to syslog

Posted on 2013-11-18
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Hi Experts,
Is there a way to change the "appender" in log4c to change dynamically.  Lets say my system is currently logging to file appender and I wanted to change it to switch to syslog without restarting it.  Is it possible?
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by:ambuli
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In case it is not possible, how can I add this functionality
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jkr earned 500 total points
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Haven't tried that, but shoudn't

log4c_category_set_appender(log4c_category_get("log4c.myapp"),log4c_appender_get("syslog"));

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do that?
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by:ambuli
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Yes - After posting this question I tried it and it worked.  thank you!
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