Choosing a Logging Framework
Three logging frameworks are available to plugins:
- Log4j 1.2.15
- Commons Logging 1.1.1
- SLF4J 1.5
We recommend Simple Logging Facade for Java (SLF4J) as a the primary logging framework.
You should ensure that none of these libraries are bundled with your plugin (in
META-INF/lib) as this will prevent the host application from logging any of your plugin's log messages.
You can check your plugin's dependencies by using
mvn dependency:tree and then exclude any transitive dependencies in the