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Old 12-25-2004, 09:06 PM   #1
kubrickfan799
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slackware current ftp


could anyone tell me how to get all the slackware current directories from ftp in one go? that is, not having to copy every file? Like a recursive get on the slackware current directory? Thanks!
 
Old 12-26-2004, 01:15 AM   #2
brettcave
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Use an ftp client, like wget:
wget -r -l 2 ftp://user:mypass@ftp.host.com



the -l parameter specifies the depth of links to follow - 2nd level subdirectories / files. You can use ftp.host.com/dir/to/download for specific directory download.

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