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Old 08-31-2003, 10:10 AM   #1
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How to get an entire folder trough ftp with one command.


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.
Old 08-31-2003, 10:27 AM   #2
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you could use wget
I don't remeber the exact syntax but it's something like
wget -r URL
you can consult the manpage.
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LFTP provides a command called "mirror" that will do what you want, plus it's a really good ftp client.
Old 08-31-2003, 03:24 PM   #4
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the cmd's "mget" and "mput" for multiple file x'fers will work.


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