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# 1  
Old 11-06-2001
Error Help with expect

Help I am trying to do a script
expect -F - <<EOF
spawn scp -c blowfish -C user@hostSmilieathtofile destination
expect 'word':
send 'password\r'
while {1}{expect eof{break}}
whats wrong with this its not working? and whats a good way to have it copy multiple files?
# 2  
Old 11-06-2001
I believe scp will prompt for "passphrase" not "password".
Also, you have...

expect 'word':

...the ":" is outside of the quotes. Was that just a typo?
# 3  
Old 11-06-2001
Yes just typo. for some reson it dosent pass the password it just hangs on expect "password:"
# 4  
Old 11-06-2001
Does your "scp" server prompt for "password:" ?

For instance, mine will prompt as follows...
Enter passphrase for RSA key '/home/bbarrett/.ssh/identity':

...since I'm set up for RSA or DSA auth only. No passwords.
Can you verify how your server is set up?
# 5  
Old 11-06-2001
I tried this and it works a little crude but

#start File
expect -f - <<EOF
spawn scp user@host:smtprelay01.latest.sum smtprelay01.txt
expect "user@host password:"
send "password\r"
spawn scp user@host:smtprelay02.latest.sum smtprelay02.txt
expect "user@host password:"
send "password\r"
spawn scp user@host:smtprelay03.latest.sum smtprelay03.txt
expect "user@host password:"
send "password\r"
#while {1} {expect EOF{break}}
# 6  
Old 11-06-2001
Cool. Smilie

I assume it was the use of double quotes?

Does it work with just...

expect "word:"
# 7  
Old 11-09-2001
Computer The only Delema

The only Problem is the way I wrote the script it logsin...logsout...logsin...logsout...over and over is there any way to string the scp commands together after the expect login?
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