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public interface Filter


A Filter can be used to provide fine grain control over what is logged, beyond the control provided by log levels.

Each Logger and each Handler can have a filter associated with it. The Logger or Handler will call the isLoggable method to check if a given LogRecord should be published. If isLoggable returns false, the LogRecord will be discarded.


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abstract boolean isLoggable(LogRecord record)

Check if a given log record should be published.

Public methods


added in API level 1
boolean isLoggable (LogRecord record)

Check if a given log record should be published.

record LogRecord: a LogRecord

boolean true if the log record should be published.

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