Take the 2-minute tour ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

How can I make one mget of one directory tree?


share|improve this question

2 Answers 2

up vote 2 down vote accepted

ncftp does what you want...

Ftp itself does not support tree traversing

share|improve this answer

Try help mirror in lftp, it does what you want, too.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.