Visit Our UNIX and Linux User Community


how to devlop automated FTP in UNIX


 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Top Forums Shell Programming and Scripting how to devlop automated FTP in UNIX
# 1  
Old 08-24-2007
how to devlop automated FTP in UNIX

Automated FTP.
hint : use 'atd' to schedule to run a specific script.
An Env Variable should be created,say CONF_DIR which points to some dir.
@ some time, create a TAR file of this and FTP it to some server.
# 2  
Old 08-25-2007
the forum has lots of information on automated ftp.

Cheers,
K
kamitsin
# 3  
Old 08-25-2007
This post looks like home work as there're hints and conditions.....
# 4  
Old 08-25-2007
Use here document method for interactive programs..

ftp -ivn $hostname <<INPUT
user passwd $user $passwd
binary
hash
put ...
get ...
...
...

bye

INPUT

Previous Thread | Next Thread

9 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting

1. Shell Programming and Scripting

Automated FTP

Hello,I just know the basics of scripting & I need a script to automate ftp since I use it quite often. I use ftp to transfer different kind of files and everytime the source & the destination directories are different for transferring files, so can anyone help me out on this urgently.. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mohit_02mar
2 Replies

2. Shell Programming and Scripting

Automated FTP script using .netrc to multiple FTP servers

Hi all, I'm using the following script to automated ftp files to 1 ftp servers host=192.168.0.1 /usr/bin/ftp -vi >> $bkplog 2>&1 <<ftp open $host bin cd ${directory} put $files quit ftp and the .netrc file contain machine 192.168.0.1 login abc... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: varu0612
4 Replies

3. Shell Programming and Scripting

Automated FTP

I want to do Automated FTP from linux client to LINUX server using a shell script after every one hour. And copies last most updated file from Linux server. OR You can say that whenever files get modified on LINUX server so it also copies on my LINUX client. Linux SERVER path=... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: wakhan
4 Replies

4. Shell Programming and Scripting

Automated FTP from Unix to Active Directory Server

Automated Unix to Windows Active Directory FTP I have done many automated FTP scripts using the following logic: =============================== echo "Starting the FTP transfer..." { echo " open 192.168.1.100 user username password ascii put... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Cbish68
1 Replies

5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users

automated ftp script from unix -date range of files

Hi , I need some help to finish my ftp script and i need to find the last one weeks of fles updated in the sepecific directory and see those end with Z and ftp them to my backup server. Any help is appreciated. Thanks, Ravi :) (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: koduri0475
1 Replies

6. Programming

automated ftp script from unix -date range of files

Hi , I need some help to finish my ftp script and i need to find the last one weeks of fles updated in the sepecific directory and see those end with Z and ftp them to my backup server. Any help is appreciated. Thanks, Ravi :) (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: koduri0475
1 Replies

7. Shell Programming and Scripting

automated ftp script from unix -date range of files

Hi , I need some help to finish my ftp script and i need to find the last one weeks of fles updated in the sepecific directory and see those end with Z and ftp them to my backup server. Any help is appreciated. Thanks, Ravi :) (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: koduri0475
1 Replies

8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users

Automated FTP

My requiremnet is to write a FTP script which will ftp a file to a specified ftp url. How can I automate the process usnig the unix cron. (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: shauche
11 Replies

9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

FTP automated?

If I wanted a machine to put a specific file onto another OS far across the internet via FTP - and I wanted to do it automatically not user intervented, how would I do that? Use the PUT command? The file name and position never changes, it gets overwritten and the system on the other end... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: n9ninchd
6 Replies

Featured Tech Videos