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Old 10-05-2007
moving a file to a new folder and automated ftp

how to move a file to a different folder after an automated FTP .
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Old 10-05-2007
You need to look at ' man mv '.

mv [srce-path][srce-file] [dest-path][dest-file]

Briefly in regards to 'after an automated FTP' ... you'll need to create a loop that checks for the existance of the/a file [srce-file] in the [srce-path]. If it doesn't exist, then sleep for a few minutes, if found, perform your move.

Hope that's of some help to you.

Cheers,
Cameron Smilie

Last edited by Cameron; 10-05-2007 at 12:28 PM.. Reason: additions ...

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