Eliminate Log Messages on the Console in JDK 1.4

Eliminate Log Messages on the Console in JDK 1.4

If you’ve ever used the built-in logging facilities introduced in JDK 1.4, you’ve certainly faced a situation wherein you wanted to prevent log messages from appearing on the console. The quickest way to accomplish this is to change the logger settings in J2SE installation directory:

  1. Locate file
  2. Find the following configuration parameter:
    java.util.logging.ConsoleHandler.level = INFO                          
  3. Replace it with the following string:
    java.util.logging.ConsoleHandler.level = OFF                          

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