Sun Java System Message Queue 4.3 Administration Guide

Default Logging Configuration

A broker is automatically configured to save log output to a set of rolling log files. The log files are located in a directory identified by the instance name of the associated broker (see Appendix A, Platform-Specific Locations of Message Queue Data):


Note –

For a broker whose life cycle is controlled by the Application Server, the log files are located in a subdirectory of the domain directory for the domain for which the broker was started:


The log files are simple text files. The system maintains nine backup files named as follows, from earliest to latest:


By default, the log files are rolled over once a week. You can change this rollover interval, or the location or names of the log files, by setting appropriate configuration properties:

See Table 16–10 for further information on these properties.