001/**
002 * Logback: the reliable, generic, fast and flexible logging framework.
003 * Copyright (C) 1999-2015, QOS.ch. All rights reserved.
004 *
005 * This program and the accompanying materials are dual-licensed under
006 * either the terms of the Eclipse Public License v1.0 as published by
007 * the Eclipse Foundation
008 *
009 *   or (per the licensee's choosing)
010 *
011 * under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License version 2.1
012 * as published by the Free Software Foundation.
013 */
014package ch.qos.logback.classic.spi;
015
016import ch.qos.logback.classic.LoggerContext;
017import ch.qos.logback.core.spi.ContextAware;
018
019/**
020 * Allows programmatic initialization and configuration of Logback.
021 * The ServiceLoader is typically used to instantiate implementations and
022 * thus implementations will need to follow the guidelines of the ServiceLoader 
023 * specifically a no-arg constructor is required.
024 */
025public interface Configurator extends ContextAware {
026
027    /**
028     * The context will also be set before this method is called via
029     * {@link ContextAware#setContext(ch.qos.logback.core.Context)}.
030     */
031    public void configure(LoggerContext loggerContext);
032
033}