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Hello,

I am using below code in my web.config and I found there are two log files getting created .
For some reason every day the logger switches at times to an alternate log file with the filename (which is supposed to be yyyy-mm-dd.log.text) repeated twice. So there are always two log files.

Please guide me if I am missing something or making any mistake.
XML
<log4net debug="true">
    <appender name="RollingLogFileAppender" type="log4net.Appender.RollingFileAppender">
      <file value="C:\\Logs\\MyProject\\" />
      <appendtofile value="true" />
      <rollingstyle value="Date" />
      <datepattern value="yyyy-MM-dd'.log.txt'" />
            <staticlogfilename value="false" />
      <layout type="log4net.Layout.PatternLayout">
        <conversionpattern value="%date  %level  %type{1}.%method - %message%newline" />
      </layout>
    </appender>
    <root>
      <level value="INFO" />
      <appender-ref ref="RollingLogFileAppender" />
    </root>
  </log4net>

Thanks,
Posted
Updated 30-Jun-14 5:35am
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1 solution

You are using the "Rolling File Appender" which as its name suggests rolls to a new file on dates, try using the FileAppender, see here : http://logging.apache.org/log4net/release/config-examples.html[^]
 
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