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Multiple File Appenders in log4j

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I am trying to log messages using log4j to multiple log files. I am using the following configuration below ...

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE log4j:configuration SYSTEM "log4j.dtd">

<log4j:configuration debug="false">

<appender name="YOURFILE" class="org.apache.log4j.DailyRollingFileAppender">
<param name="File" value="log/your.log"/>
<param name="Append" value="false"/>
<param name="DatePattern" value="'.'yyyy-MM-dd-HH'.log'"/>
<layout class="org.apache.log4j.PatternLayout">
<param name="ConversionPattern" value="%d{ABSOLUTE} [%5p] [%c] - %m%n"/>

<appender name="MYFILE" class="org.apache.log4j.DailyRollingFileAppender">
<param name="File" value="log/mine.log"/>
<param name="Append" value="false"/>
<param name="DatePattern" value="'.'yyyy-MM-dd"/>
<layout class="org.apache.log4j.PatternLayout">
<param name="ConversionPattern" value="%d{ABSOLUTE} [%5p] [%c] - %m%n"/>

<appender name="CONSOLE" class="org.apache.log4j.ConsoleAppender">
<param name="Target" value="System.out"/>
<param name="Threshold" value="DEBUG"/>
<layout class="org.apache.log4j.PatternLayout">
<param name="ConversionPattern" value="%d{ABSOLUTE} [%5p] [%c] - %m%n"/>

<category name="org.dmk">
<priority value="DEBUG"/>
<appender-ref ref="YOURFILE"/>

<category name="org.dmk">
<priority value="INFO"/>
<appender-ref ref="MYFILE"/>

<priority value="DEBUG"/>
<appender-ref ref="CONSOLE"/>

With this configuration and my sample program, I received the following output in the console:

10:44:19,834 [ INFO] [org.dmk.test.logging.sub1.Sub1] - Creating a Sub1...
10:44:19,835 [ INFO] [org.dmk.test.logging.sub2.Sub2] - Creating a Sub2 instance...
10:44:19,835 [DEBUG] [org.dmk.test.logging.sub1.Sub1] - sub1 doing DEBUG logging...
10:44:19,836 [ INFO] [org.dmk.test.logging.sub1.Sub1] - sub1 doing INFO logging...
10:44:19,836 [ WARN] [org.dmk.test.logging.sub1.Sub1] - sub1 doing WARN logging...
10:44:19,836 [ERROR] [org.dmk.test.logging.sub1.Sub1] - sub1 doing ERROR logging...
10:44:19,836 [FATAL] [org.dmk.test.logging.sub1.Sub1] - sub1 doing FATAL logging...
10:44:19,837 [DEBUG] [org.dmk.test.logging.sub2.Sub2] - sub2 doing DEBUG logging...
10:44:19,837 [ INFO] [org.dmk.test.logging.sub2.Sub2] - sub2 doing INFO logging...
10:44:19,838 [ WARN] [org.dmk.test.logging.sub2.Sub2] - sub2 doing WARN logging...
10:44:19,838 [ERROR] [org.dmk.test.logging.sub2.Sub2] - sub2 doing ERROR logging...
10:44:19,838 [FATAL] [org.dmk.test.logging.sub2.Sub2] - sub2 doing FATAL logging...

BUT, if I look at the log files generated, I get everything correctly in mine.log and NOTHING in your.log.

If I swap the order of the category tags in the XML file, I get everything correct in your.log and nothing in mine.log.

I am assuming that this means you can only have one appender assigned to a name (and the latter overrides this).

Is there a way that anyone knows of to be able to set different priorities for different appenders for the same name?

Thanks in advance,
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