martins / aardvark.net.au wrote in message news:<43684.203.22.14.128.1062112904.squirrel / www.aardvark.net.au>...
> > Stephan K?mper wrote:
> >> C:/RUBY/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/log4r/formatter/formatter.rb:58:in
> >> `sprintf': unnumbered(1) mixed with numbered (ArgumentError)
> >
> >
> 
> <snip>
> 
> > I'm not sure if the author is still actively maintaining Log4r, but if
> > he is, someone should ask him to update this, as well as start using
> > #class rather than #type.  His code spits out a lot of warnings because
> > of this.
> >
> > Ben
> >
> >
> 
> I got in contact with Leon Torres, the author of log4r, a couple of days
> ago. He's in the process of fixing this problem and making some other
> changes before making a new release.

That's good news.  For anyone in a hurry, I posted a patch for this
problem about 6 months ago:
  http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=43396&atid=436183

There's also my simple cut at a SyslogOutputter.

> It'd be good to see this package in the standard distro as it's an
> excellent logger.

It would be really nice to have SOME logger included, but of course it
would need to be maintained :-)

Steve

> regards,
> 
> Martin