Tomcat Logging Setup

Follow these steps to implement custom format for FlexDeploy logs in Tomcat. All necessary files should be available in

  • Copy to <Tomcat Home>/bin folder.
  • For Windows
    • Update <Tomcat Home>/bin/setenv.bat file, add following on first line.

      set CLASSPATH=%CLASSPATH%;%CATALINA_HOME%\bin\FDLogFormatter.jar
  • For Linux
    • Update <Tomcat Home/bin/ file, add following on first line.

      export CLASSPATH=$CLASSPATH:$CATALINA_HOME/bin/FDLogFormatter.jar
  • Copy file to <Tomcat Home>/conf folder. You should take back up of existing file. This is configured to have 10 backups each 10MB, you can adjust it as appropriate.
The following macros are not currently supported in the footer:
  • style