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Old 06-27-2006
Copying files from 1 machine to another

hi

i have a script that works on a file A in unix server. it basically extracts data from file A & put it into another file B. what i need to do is that, i have to copy file B onto another machine having Windows as its operating System. Presently i am doing this manually using FTP. now i need to automate it i.e. file should be copied automatically to the other machine by adding code into my script in UNIX.

Thanks
Rochit
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Old 06-27-2006
You could do this, but you'll have to set the password into your script... should make sure you set the correct permission then.

Code:
#! /usr/bin/ksh

HOST=remote.host.name
USER=whoever
PASSWD=whatever

exec 4>&1
ftp -nv >&4 2>&4 |&

print -p open $HOST
print -p user $USER $PASSWD
print -p cd directory
print -p binary
print -p put your_file
print -p bye

wait


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