Source Code for Apache Log4j Core Implementation

Apache Log4j Core Implementation provides the functional components of the logging system. Users are free to create their own plugins and include them in the logging configuration. Apache Log4j Core is a required module to use Apache Log4j.

Bytecode (Java 8) for Apache Log4j Core Implementation is provided in a separate JAR file like log4j-core-2.14.1.jar.

Source Code files for Apache Log4j API are provided in both binary packge like and source package like You can download them at Apache Log4j Website.

You can also browse Source Code files for Apache Log4j Core Implementation 2.14.1 below.



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package org.apache.logging.log4j.core.config.plugins.processor;


 * Memento object for storing a plugin entry to a cache file.
public class PluginEntry implements Serializable {
    private static final long serialVersionUID = 1L;

    private String key;
    private String className;
    private String name;
    private boolean printable;
    private boolean defer;
    private transient String category;

    public String getKey() {
        return key;

    public void setKey(final String key) {
        this.key = key;

    public String getClassName() {
        return className;

    public void setClassName(final String className) {
        this.className = className;

    public String getName() {
        return name;

    public void setName(final String name) { = name;

    public boolean isPrintable() {
        return printable;

    public void setPrintable(final boolean printable) {
        this.printable = printable;

    public boolean isDefer() {
        return defer;

    public void setDefer(final boolean defer) {
        this.defer = defer;

    public String getCategory() {
        return category;

    public void setCategory(final String category) {
        this.category = category;

    public String toString() {
        return "PluginEntry [key=" + key + ", className=" + className + ", name=" + name + ", printable=" + printable
                + ", defer=" + defer + ", category=" + category + "]";



Or download all of them as a single archive file:

File name: log4j-core-2.14.1-sources.jar
File size: 1281358 bytes
Release date: 2021-03-06


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