AppenderSkeletonFilterEvent Method Apache log4net™ SDK Documentation
Test if the logging event should we output by this appender

Namespace: log4net.Appender
Assembly: log4net (in log4net.dll) Version: 4.0

protected virtual bool FilterEvent(
	LoggingEvent loggingEvent


Type: log4net.CoreLoggingEvent
the event to test

Return Value

Type: Boolean
true if the event should be output, false if the event should be ignored

This method checks the logging event against the threshold level set on this appender and also against the filters specified on this appender.

The implementation of this method is as follows:

  • Checks that the severity of the loggingEvent is greater than or equal to the Threshold of this appender.
  • Checks that the IFilter chain accepts the loggingEvent.

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