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I have an application on linux that puts randomly (truly randomly, not following any pattern) named log files in /opt/application/logs.

I need to read all these files with rsyslog and forward their content to a central rsyslog server.

The forwarding part is easy but how could I push these logs to the local rsyslog?

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The solution was:

xtail /opt/application/logs |logger
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