Logging Plugin

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Plugin ID logging Changes In Latest Release
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Required Core
0.2.8 (archives)
Apr 19, 2013
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Christian Wolfgang (id: wolfgarnet)
Usage Installations 2014-Aug 252
2014-Sep 267
2014-Oct 283
2014-Nov 286
2014-Dec 271
2015-Jan 291
2015-Feb 278
2015-Mar 304
2015-Apr 297
2015-May 320
2015-Jun 332
2015-Jul 360

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This plugin enables slave and per build logging. Each build will get a single log file, collected from the master and the possible slave.

This plugin is intended for remote debugging/tracing other plugins where a traditional debugger is unavailable.


In the configuration page enter those logger names to be logged. These logs will end up in their respective build folders.


Check the "Enable poll logging" if logging should be in the polling phase. This log will end up in a special folder called "poll-logging" in the job folder.

Java Logger
The plugin only works with the java.util.logging.Logger. Use it as you normally would.


Each build, run with this plugin enabled, gets a menu item called "Logging". This links to the log of this particular build.

The poll logs are available from the projects main page.

Known Issues


0.2.7(April 16, 2012)

  • When Jenkins restarts a NullPointerException is thrown on poll logging (#17633)

0.2.6(November 6, 2012)

  • Persisting too much (#15730)

0.2.2-5(September 27, 2012)

  • Various bug fixes

0.2.1(September 26, 2012)

  • Corrected typo
  • Throwns are actually logged

0.2.0(September 24, 2012)

  • Make use of FileCallableWrapperFactory (#15147)
  • Pruning of poll logs (#15022)
  • Easy download of logs (#15021)

0.1.2(August 28, 2012)

  • When using the new FileCallable implementation and not enabling logging gives null pointer (#14961)

0.1.1(July 10, 2012)

Initial version


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