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FTP: Connection Refused

I am trying to transfer files between a Linux PC to a Windows PC. I can ftp the Linux PC with localhost ftp localhost prompts for the username and password and the login is successful. But when ...
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214 views

Connection timeout when transferring file via FTP

I am trying to upload my csv file to a Unix server using FTP in the Windows cmd window, and at the end of the process I get this message: 425 Unable to build data connection: Connection timed out ...
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128 views

How can I open file from terminal (UNIX), in eclipse (Win7)?

I am using Remote System Explorer (RSE) to FTP into my unix server. I see the files on my server. But what I want to do is launch the terminal and rlogin into a different machine, and open the file/s ...
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Create FTP account under standard user

I run multiple client websites on a VPS purchased from Dreamhost. When I initially set up this VPS, I only required one user. I created a user called "thoughtspace" with the home directory at ...
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506 views

how to transfer zipped folder from windows desktop to unix server without using tools like winscp

I'm a newbie to unix. My requirement is to create an automation script which will transfer a zipped folder from my/remote desktop to an unix server. Tools lik WinSCP shouldnt be used. No manual ...
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43 views

how to find the latest folder in unix from windows?

I have a path in unix /aaa/trial/<xxx>. means it has /aaa/trial/123 /aaa/trial/124 /aaa/trial/125 <xxx> is a folder which will change for each extract produced and it is an increasing ...
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417 views

Resolving an alias to a remote server [closed]

I have what I think is called an IP alias, which is used to access a Windows file server from a Unix server. The path on Unix looks something like: /folder/file.txt which is somehow resolved as: ...
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688 views

Why cannot `ftp` program read a file in /tmp directory?

While making an automated ftp upload script, I noticed a very strange behaviour of ftp program: if I want to send a file which belongs to /tmp directory, ftp will always fail and give an error ...
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126 views

Get Directory/file structure without payload

I need to recursively retreive the file/directory structure of an FTP server, getting only file names (without payload). Can you help me how to do this (curl, wget, ...)? The result should be the ...
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1answer
149 views

Create user for connecting via FTP in Ubuntu

I want to create a FTP user for a certain path on my webserver. I use Ubuntu + nginx; I found only this code on the internet but I want to set a password for this user and have him access just one ...
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67 views

What does SH stands for in file permission

I am parsing some directory lines using FTP and I am getting an error on this type of file: drwx----SH 1 user group 2048 JUL 27 2012 FOUND.000 Does anyone know what SH mean ? Thanks.
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“ls -t remotefile localfile” does not work over FTP

I'm interested in listing remote files (with names matching a pattern) by date, and storing this list locally. The various things I've tried follow: ls -t SL*.txt ...is interpreted as a request ...
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349 views

Delete file/folder containing special character

I tried to create folder /parent/child by sending a FTP command but I made a mistake to write \parent\child So on that Unix, it created file named \parent\child instead of child under /parent folder. ...
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Send a file from Windows to Unix as a nightly schedule

Let's say I have a common directory on a Windows server such as: \\servername\location\common. During the day, any user can come and add/remove files to that Windows directory. How would I setup a ...
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Unix - Directory not empty. Error -126: remote rmdir failed

I have the following directories on the root of my server htdocs [site contents] mike-eng stage old2 stats I am trying to delete the "mike-eng" directory here. Permissions on "mike-eng" and ...
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3k views

Connecting to FTP via Linux Command Line

I am new to all of this and I need to upload files via ftp from the command line. I have this information: a url, a username, a password, a port, and the fact that I am supposed to use passive mode. ...
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Is it possible to run a program through FTP prompt?

I'm relatively new to Unix or shell scripting (a total novice to speak the truth), here is the deal: I have BI software that runs on a remote UNIX server. Through SAS client on Windows i run some ...
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315 views

How to use ftp command to get files on remote unix?

I run a putty to connect to a remote unix server. How can I down load files in that server to local windows directory?
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1answer
2k views

How do I setup curl / wget with FTP proxy?

I'm having a good deal of trouble getting curl or wget to download files from FTP servers through an FTP proxy. I have setup GUI FTP programs to work... gFTP works with these settings: I get ...
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1answer
770 views

Unix: How to one-way-sync directory with FTP directory

Is there a good command I can run from the Terminal that will one-way sync a directory with an FTP directory in a smart way? I'd like it to for example delete all files on the FTP that no longer ...
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Editing/Saving Files live on unix server

I can connect remotely to my unix server via SSH, both ftp and shell mode using port 22. However I am not able to do so in Visual Studio. I want to be able to edit files live in a GUI interface. Any ...
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1k views

Unix: Sync directory with SFTP directory

I have a website on my local computer running Mac OS X. I am wondering if there is any built-in command that I can run in the Terminal that will upload that website to my webserver through SFTP. ...
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From within telnet (putty), can I download a file to my computer?

I generated a key for use with SSH (Subversion) on my Unix server, and I need to download the key. I tried to use an FTP program but the folders are hidden i.e. /.ssh/ Can someone download them ...