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Old 04-17-2005, 02:56 PM   #1
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Automatically Copying files from the ftp directory into the html directory

I want to be able to copy all the files from the pub directory into my html directory. Also, im remotely connected so i can only use the console. ANy help would be appreciated, thanks.
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can't u use the "cp "command???
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right, but i actually have to be there to type it in. could i set up a .perl script to do it?
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Why not schedule it as a cron job on whatever interval you want? See man crontab.

Why make a second copy? Making a hard link would save a lot of disk space. See man ln.


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