Bug#607050: tomcat6: catalina.out grows

tony mancill tmancill at debian.org
Wed Feb 16 06:45:47 UTC 2011

Thank you for the links.  I'm preparing an upload of tomcat 6.0.32 and
will try to address this bug either in the -1 or -2 release of the new


On 12/20/2010 01:09 PM, Ludovic Claude wrote:
> Logback and slf4j can provide a solution here as well, by redirecting
> all System.out and System.err to a log file managed by logback.
> See:
> http://blog.lidalia.org.uk/2010/04/system-out-over-slf4j-code-complete.html
> https://github.com/Mahoney/sysout-over-slf4j
> Ludovic
> On 12/20/2010 10:13 AM, Elmar Haneke wrote:
>>> Thank you for the bug report.  I'm wondering if we could easily handle
>>> this by using log4j instead of the juli logger as the default logging
>>> subsystem.  That would handle daily or sized-based rotations without
>>> requiring the user to set up anything additional.
>> I would not expect that to help.
>> File catalina.out is redirected stdout/stderr of tomcat java process it
>> is not handled by any logging framework.
>> The output should be piped through cronolog ore something similiar.
>> Elmar

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