How to setup logstash-forwarder to read recursively on a path

I have a folder that holds all the logs that I've setup for logstash-forwarder to ship as below:

"paths": [

All my logs are organized in nested folders within the /var/log folder such as:


Seems like logstash-forwarder doesn't pickup any of those logs in this setup.

But if I change my path config to below it will successfully ships the log under /var/log folder only.

"paths": [

How can I setup logstash-forwarder to recursively read a folder?


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