Source Code for Apache Log4j API

Apache Log4j API provides the interface that applications should code to and provides the adapter components required for implementers to create a logging implementation. Apache Log4j API is a required module to use Apache Log4j.

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org/apache/logging/log4j/message/MultiformatMessage.java

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package org.apache.logging.log4j.message;

/**
 * A Message that can render itself in more than one way. The format string is used by the
 * Message implementation as extra information that it may use to help it to determine how
 * to format itself. For example, MapMessage accepts a format of "XML" to tell it to render
 * the Map as XML instead of its default format of {key1="value1" key2="value2"}.
 */
public interface MultiformatMessage extends Message {

    /**
     * Returns the Message formatted as a String.
     *
     * @param formats An array of Strings that provide extra information about how to format the message.
     * Each MultiformatMessage implementation is free to use the provided formats however they choose.
     *
     * @return The message String.
     */
    String getFormattedMessage(String[] formats);

    /**
     * Returns the supported formats.
     * @return The supported formats.
     */
    String[] getFormats();
}

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