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126 views

Looking for a powershell script that can pull a file from a set of PC's and FTP

I'm looking to write a script (preferably powershell) that will essentially copy a file from a bunch of PC's and FTP it to a server. So the structure of the environment is that we have a file on ...
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1answer
40 views

Updating usernames and passwords for 450 WordPress databases - 450 ftp Accounts and 450 MySQL user

How would you update these in a consistent, reliable manner? I'm new enough to system administration, self taught and still learning but - I have this problem to solve in no specific time and under my ...
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1answer
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How to automate a transfer of file from server to local system using ftp

I have a windows server 2003 which generates backup file to ftp folder in the server(using my own script). And I will ftp and copy it to my local hard disk daily. How can I automate this process using ...
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3answers
487 views

Bash script: Monitor hotfolder and partial files

I have a customer that upload files through FTP, I made a script that basically monitor the ftp folder and move the file on a production machine. How can I check if the file has been completely ...
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1answer
764 views

How do I delete a remote file using NCFTP (Windows client)?

With ncftpput.exe how do I delete a remote file once logged in? I have tried using the -W option to send a Raw FTP command but cannot get it to work. Has anyone got a working example? Have tried ...
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2answers
775 views

Backup script to FTP with timed subfolders

I want to make a backup script, that makes a .tar.gz of a folder I define, say fx /root/tekkit/world This .tar.gz file should then be uploaded to a FTP server, named by the time it was uploaded, ...
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1answer
52 views

A Sourceforge-like mirroring system for use in my servers?

I want to set up a download area within a site, (FTP or HTTP, doesn't matter) and I would like to have at least a handful of mirrors scattered around the world. I would like the download links to ...
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3answers
2k views

Batch File Syntax to get files from FTP server

I have trouble getting all files from an FTP Server. Usually I get all files using the command line/terminal with syntax the following syntax: get a.txt (very, very time wasting with login ...
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5answers
462 views

FTP script needs blank line

I am trying to determine the reason for some FTP servers requiring a blank line in the script as follows: open server.com username ftp_commands bye Refer to blank line required after username ...
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1answer
179 views

Monitor Exchange Email Address and run scripts

Okay... Not sure how "out there" this thought is... Right now to send a pager message (aka text message), a user logs into our AS400... logs into the program... enters user name and message and ...
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2answers
992 views

Too complex password for a FTP bash script?

I've read several questions related to this matter, but none of them seems to have a valid answer to my problem. I just need to write a simple bash script to get a couple of files via an FTP ...
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1answer
3k views

Powershell FTP Script Error: The remote server returned an error: 227 Entering Passive Mode

I am having Powershell FTP script problems. I have pulled my hair out over this one. I recently setup an "automated build server" for my software projects. All software projects get built and bundled ...
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2answers
69 views

Looking for a specific FTP server [closed]

Hey I am looking for an FTPD that I can run on ubuntu 10.04 that I can automate user creation and deletion via php scripts. I also need to be able to point the users to a specific ftp directory ...
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1answer
354 views

Run a script after someone connects to FTP

I want to run a bash script everytime someone opens an FTP session on Linux. Ideally, the solution should be compatible with any FTP server. Perhaps a way to detect when credentials are accepted at a ...
0
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1answer
586 views

Help on writing Linux script to backup and ftp files to another server

I am using MySQL as the database system for my application on a Linux system. Every week I update the system and take backups (mysqldump) of the databases changed (2 databases). I then .tar.gz them ...
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2answers
970 views

delete file on ftp server using bash commands

using bash commands and ftp connection i have to perform two tasks: delete oldest file in some directory on ftp server. name of file that have to be deleted starts with backup_ delete oldest ...
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2answers
945 views

FTP Script to download a set of files

I am after an FTP script to download all the files from an FTP server, then delete these files once complete, but leave files on the remote server if any were added during the download process, to be ...
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4answers
844 views

FTP from batch file

I'm trying to use a batch file to download a package off my FTP server. echo username >ftp.txt echo >>ftp.txt echo cd directory >>ftp.txt echo get filename >>ftp.txt ftp ...
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6answers
171 views

Replace Whole Site by FTP

I've got a set of tools which periodically (about once a day) generate a complete set of static HTML pages for a site with associated folder structure etc. I then need to put those file onto the ...
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2answers
203 views

Best FTP Transfer Script

I am looking for a robust FTP transfer script that I can use with cron, any recommendations? I would love a script in Python that could run in the background.
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3answers
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Automatically run a script on an uploaded FTP file

Is there a way to run a script over a file that has been uploaded on an FTP server. I am running ProFTP on the server and would like to process the uploaded files immediately after they are ...
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13answers
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Know of any fast scriptable ftp clients for Windows? [closed]

I have a build script that uses the standard windows Ftp.exe to transfer big files accross the globe each night. It takes ages! Filezilla is much much faster, but it doesn't appear to be very ...
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Some kind of Auto-downloader from an FTP Site?

Some company use FTP to publish the updates that we need from then, is there a software to automatize that? or i will to bash-script the process? any ideas?