001/**
002 * Copyright (c) 2004-2011 QOS.ch
003 * All rights reserved.
004 *
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007 * "Software"), to  deal in  the Software without  restriction, including
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009 * distribute,  sublicense, and/or sell  copies of  the Software,  and to
010 * permit persons to whom the Software  is furnished to do so, subject to
011 * the following conditions:
012 *
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014 * included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
015 *
016 * THE  SOFTWARE IS  PROVIDED  "AS  IS", WITHOUT  WARRANTY  OF ANY  KIND,
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018 * MERCHANTABILITY,    FITNESS    FOR    A   PARTICULAR    PURPOSE    AND
019 * NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE
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023 *
024 */
025package org.slf4j.helpers;
026
027import org.slf4j.ILoggerFactory;
028import org.slf4j.Logger;
029
030/**
031 * NOPLoggerFactory is an trivial implementation of {@link
032 * ILoggerFactory} which always returns the unique instance of
033 * NOPLogger.
034 * 
035 * @author Ceki Gülcü
036 */
037public class NOPLoggerFactory implements ILoggerFactory {
038
039    public NOPLoggerFactory() {
040        // nothing to do
041    }
042
043    public Logger getLogger(String name) {
044        return NOPLogger.NOP_LOGGER;
045    }
046
047}