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Subject: Re: [boost] [log] Boost.Log formal review closing down
From: vicente.botet (vicente.botet_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-03-17 17:21:01

----- Original Message -----
From: "Andrey Semashev" <andrey.semashev_at_[hidden]>
To: <boost_at_[hidden]>
Sent: Wednesday, March 17, 2010 9:09 PM
Subject: Re: [boost] [log] Boost.Log formal review closing down

> On 03/17/2010 11:26 AM, vicente.botet wrote:
>> * Filters, Formatters and attributes: An attribute is a different
>> think than a filter. Filters contains attributes as part of its
>> expressions.
>> attr< logging::severity_level>("Severity") should return the
>> attribute value when called.
>> The following expression
>> attr< logging::severity_level>("Severity")>= logging::info
>> should return a filter. Can this make be possible and unanbigous?
> See our conversation with Steven on this topic. In short, it needs
> researching on my side. On the spot I can see the problem with attr
> returning the attribute value upon being called, if more than one type
> is specified.

Does this mean that you will take care of the separation between attributes/filters and formatters?
>> * Rotation on files. Can rotation be based only on time? Can we
>> rotate at 2:00AM every day?
> As I said in another email, this is currently not possible, but will be
> implemented.

Great. This is a must to have feature.
>> How many rotation files are maintained?
> You can specify maximum total size of the files or minimum free space on
> the drive.
>> Can this number be configured?
> See here:

I dont see how to configure the number of rotation files? Could you show me how?


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