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Old 12-17-2007
Script information needed

Transferring files from one unix server to another one was easy for me. I used a relative path which worked for me. thanks to porter.

My question now is that:-

1)Say for instance i have one unix server with name(ABC). PATH: /home/web/props . I have bunch of different users folders in that props directory. for eg dia/downloads or alex/downloads.. etc..

2) I have another unix server (XYZ). URL: /home/webapps/users

What i wanted to do is copy whatever is inside /home/web/props from ABC unix server to XYZ unix server under /home/web/webapps. If its a new user then create a directory by the same name under XYZ.

Hope you all can understand. Is it possible? how any clues? any links i can read

Bottom Line: I would like to copy each and every folder under props directory from ABC unix server to XYZ unix server. If directory exist then just do a simple secure transfer copy if not then create a directory.
# 2  
Old 12-17-2007
use recurcive rcp

you can use recursive rcp or tar the directory you want to transfer and then extract it in the desired directory Smilie
# 3  
Old 12-17-2007
Thanks rakesh. Can you give me an example or may be a link which i can read?
# 4  
Old 12-17-2007
thanks rakesh. well the script is not different from the secure directory copy command. anyways thanks for your effor and i will try to do more research on it to see if i can accomplish that goal.

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