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Apache Tomcat 7 Essentials by Tanuj Khare

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Types of logging in Tomcat 7

We can enable logging in Tomcat 7 in different ways, based on the requirement. There are a total of five types of logging that we can configure in Tomcat, such as application, server, console, and so on. The following figure shows the different types of logging for Tomcat 7. These methods are used in combination with each other based on the environment needs. For example, if you have issues where Tomcat services are not displayed, then the console logs are very helpful to identify the issue, as we can verify the real-time boot sequence. Let's discuss each logging method briefly:

Types of logging in Tomcat 7

Application log

These logs are used to ...

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