Monitor Log4J logs withing Eclipse.

Download Ganymede for EasyEclipse 1.2.2:

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Ganymede display logging events coming from applications that use Log4j. You must configure the application to use a remote logger, and, once the included Log4j server is started, log entries will appear on the Ganymede view. It includes color, filtering, detailed information, and saves settings.

There are currently 4 comments for this plugin. You can review them and add more here.

Installing this plugin

This plugin is not shipped in any distribution. You must manually install it on an EasyEclipse distribution.

The dependent plugin Eclipse Java Development Tools must be present in the EasyEclipse distribution you use, or must be installed separately.

Getting started

To use Ganymede, your application must use Log4j. You can download the latest version of the log4j library from the Log4j website.

To start using Ganymede, here is a basic tutorial:

Useful links


Changes in EasyEclipse 1.0.0:

Credits and License

Credits: Brandon Opfermann

Copyright (c) Brandon Opfermann.

This plugin is licensed under the GNU General Public License 2.0 license.



Comment by Alex Huang
2011-04-08 09:21:33


I just install the Ganymede plugin to my Eclipse. However, the “Start Log4j Server” button is not working for some reasons. Do you know what I’m missing? I got a Ganymede Log4j View message box, says “Could not start Log4j…”. Thanks,

Comment by Davod
2011-12-09 23:46:24

try a fork of Ganymede plugin, that still in active development stage

Comment by Roman
2012-01-14 21:06:32

Consider to use Log4j viewer eclipse plugin( - that was fork of Ganemede plugin in the begging and now have more features and stability was improved significantly, and still in active development and free :)

Comment by Alex
2013-05-29 14:05:17

Thanks for the info

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