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log4j vs. System.out.println – logger advantages?

I’m using log4j for the first time in a project. A fellow programmer told me that using System.out.println is considered a bad style and that log4j is something like standard for logging matters nowadays. We do lots of JUnit testing – System.out stuff turns out to be harder to test. Therefore I began utilizing log4j for a Console controller class,