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amnesiac 08-31-2003 11:10 AM

How to get an entire folder trough ftp with one command.
 
Hello,

is it possible to download an entire folder and the files inside trough ftp. just by using one command?

It must be done trough shell.

thnx in advance.

quatsch 08-31-2003 11:27 AM

you could use wget
I don't remeber the exact syntax but it's something like
wget -r URL
you can consult the manpage.

footfrisbee 08-31-2003 01:13 PM

LFTP provides a command called "mirror" that will do what you want, plus it's a really good ftp client.

h/w 08-31-2003 04:24 PM

the cmd's "mget" and "mput" for multiple file x'fers will work.


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