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Old 09-26-2001
'expect' tool

Can someone please provide a simple sample of syntax using the expect tool with an app. Let's say FTP. Maybe point me to where I may find some information on the syntax used. I'm not going to by a book on it. Thanks in advance!
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Old 09-27-2001
man expect

info expect

one of those should help you.
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Old 09-27-2001
Go to the official site:

http://expect.nist.gov/

If you use expect (extension of tcl/tk), you might want to read up on 'tcl' as well.

http://www.scriptics.com/
specifically:
http://www.scriptics.com/man/expect5.31/index.html

you can learn to use the auto feature to do your automatic ftp.

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