Apache log4net� SDK Documentation - Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0

RollingFileAppender.StaticLogFileName Property

Gets or sets a value indicating whether to always log to the same file.


Property Value

true if always should be logged to the same file, otherwise false.


By default file.log is always the current file. Optionally file.log.yyyy-mm-dd for current formatted datePattern can by the currently logging file (or file.log.curSizeRollBackup or even file.log.yyyy-mm-dd.curSizeRollBackup).

This will make time based rollovers with a large number of backups much faster as the appender it won't have to rename all the backups!

See Also

RollingFileAppender Class | log4net.Appender Namespace