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010     *
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016     */
017    package org.apache.logging.log4j;
018    
019    /**
020     * Exception thrown when an error occurs while logging.  In most cases exceptions will be handled
021     * within Log4j but certain Appenders may be configured to allow exceptions to propagate to the
022     * application. This is a RuntimeException so that the exception may be thrown in those cases without
023     * requiring all Logger methods be contained with try/catch blocks.
024     */
025    public class LoggingException extends RuntimeException {
026    
027        private static final long serialVersionUID = 6366395965071580537L;
028    
029        /**
030         * Construct an exception with a message.
031         *
032         * @param message The reason for the exception
033         */
034        public LoggingException(final String message) {
035            super(message);
036        }
037    
038        /**
039         * Construct an exception with a message and underlying cause.
040         *
041         * @param message The reason for the exception
042         * @param cause The underlying cause of the exception
043         */
044        public LoggingException(final String message, final Throwable cause) {
045            super(message, cause);
046        }
047    
048        /**
049         * Construct an exception with an underlying cause.
050         *
051         * @param cause The underlying cause of the exception
052         */
053        public LoggingException(final Throwable cause) {
054            super(cause);
055        }
056    }