Write message in log file

Write a message in a log file. Log files to be allocated file extension .log Log files can be opened under Mac OS X with the assistance of the tool Konsole (Double-click on the file .log). The Konsole program automatically updates the document window of the file in each case, if the file has remained unchanged.

In plug-in versions prior 3.2 R2300 the output length (after all %-markers are replaced) is limited to 9999. Longer strings may crash InDesign®.

Name Type Default Description
Return int   ignore
path String or char* - Path of the log file. If the path is empty, the standard log file is used. It will only be written in the standard log file, if the log file-write in InDesign® (Menü Plug Ins -> Logfile -> Write...) is turned on.
formatStr String or char* - Message. The string can contain %-markes , see here to learn more. An additional parameter is expected in the (correct) sequence and with the correct type for each of these markers.
... depending on the %-markers - Values or variables according to the %-markers in formatStr

Write an error message

wlog ("", ".. %s .\n", serror (1113));

Version 1.1.10, 23 May 2005

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