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Old 07-24-2009
chmod -R recursive flag


why can't I use the flag -R recursive ?

ftp> chmod -R a+xwr kickstart
usage: chmod mode remote-file

ftp> chmod a+xwr kickstart
200 SITE CHMOD command successful

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Old 07-24-2009
Where implemented at all, the "site chmod" command in a ftp session is not the same as the full unix command and has only basic functionality.

see "man ftpd" on the target system.
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Old 07-27-2009
hi, ok thanks,

so it is not possible to do it recursively through ftp ?

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