Log4j 2
  1. Log4j 2
  2. LOG4J2-101

Attribute "format" for SyslogAppender is mandatory

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    • Type: Bug Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 2.0-beta2
    • Fix Version/s: 2.0-beta3
    • Component/s: Appenders
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      Description

      In the SyslogAppender the configuration attribute "Format" must be present, otherwise a NullPointerException is thrown in method "createAppender" when the following statement is executed:

      if (format.equalsIgnoreCase(RFC5424))

      The fix is simply to add a check so the "equalsIgnoreCase" is called only if the format variable isn't Null.

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          Ralph Goers added a comment -

          Verified the problem and fixed in revision 1400254. Please verify and close.

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          Ralph Goers added a comment - Verified the problem and fixed in revision 1400254. Please verify and close.
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          Emanuele Colombo added a comment -

          The problem is now solved. Thanks!

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          Emanuele Colombo added a comment - The problem is now solved. Thanks!

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              Reporter:
              Emanuele Colombo
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