Filebeat subdirectories scan doubt

(Kernel Panic) #1

Hi everyone
I've got a doubt about how subdirectories are handled, suppose I have the following directory structure;


The if I say in filebeat.yml that the path is - /var/log/* will that scan for subdirectories dir1 and dir2? or should I explicity say /var/log/dir1/* /var/log/dir2/*


(Andrew Kroh) #2

The * does not trigger a recursive search. You would want to use /var/log/*/* to match files like /var/log/dir1/mylogfile.

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