org.apache.logging.log4j.core.lookup
Class DateLookup

java.lang.Object
  extended by org.apache.logging.log4j.core.lookup.DateLookup
All Implemented Interfaces:
StrLookup

@Plugin(name="date",
        category="Lookup")
public class DateLookup
extends Object
implements StrLookup

Formats the current date or the date in the LogEvent. The "key" is used as the format String.


Constructor Summary
DateLookup()
           
 
Method Summary
 String lookup(LogEvent event, String key)
          Looks up the value of the environment variable.
 String lookup(String key)
          Looks up the value of the environment variable.
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
 

Constructor Detail

DateLookup

public DateLookup()
Method Detail

lookup

public String lookup(String key)
Looks up the value of the environment variable.

Specified by:
lookup in interface StrLookup
Parameters:
key - the format to use. If null, the default DateFormat will be used.
Returns:
The value of the environment variable.

lookup

public String lookup(LogEvent event,
                     String key)
Looks up the value of the environment variable.

Specified by:
lookup in interface StrLookup
Parameters:
event - The current LogEvent (is ignored by this StrLookup).
key - the format to use. If null, the default DateFormat will be used.
Returns:
The value of the environment variable.


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