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Old 12-25-2004, 08:06 PM   #1
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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, 12:15 AM   #2
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Use an ftp client, like wget:
wget -r -l 2

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

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