Package org.slf4j

Interface IMarkerFactory

    • Method Detail

      • getMarker

        Marker getMarker​(String name)
        Manufacture a Marker instance by name. If the instance has been created earlier, return the previously created instance.

        Null name values are not allowed.

        Parameters:
        name - the name of the marker to be created, null value is not allowed.
        Returns:
        a Marker instance
      • exists

        boolean exists​(String name)
        Checks if the marker with the name already exists. If name is null, then false is returned.
        Parameters:
        name - logger name to check for
        Returns:
        true id the marker exists, false otherwise.
      • detachMarker

        boolean detachMarker​(String name)
        Detach an existing marker.

        Note that after a marker is detached, there might still be "dangling" references to the detached marker.

        Parameters:
        name - The name of the marker to detach
        Returns:
        whether the marker could be detached or not
      • getDetachedMarker

        Marker getDetachedMarker​(String name)
        Create a marker which is detached (even at birth) from this IMarkerFactory.
        Parameters:
        name - marker name
        Returns:
        a dangling marker
        Since:
        1.5.1