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Old 07-12-2013, 02:50 AM   #1
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LFTP - How to recognize files already downloaded

I have a question about LFTP use, to automate ftp downloads.
I have to download files from a ftp server, in real time, for example every 5 minutes. So I wonder if there is a method to recognize files that I have already downloaded from the ftp server.

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What do you mean by: recognize files already downloaded?
Old 07-12-2013, 05:46 AM   #3
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I guess some kind of mirror mode is wanted. First I thought about rsync but that one does not work over ftp. But there is lftp and ncftp. Check out this one


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