Simplifying anonymous FTP

akonstam at trinity.edu akonstam at trinity.edu
Tue Aug 23 11:49:44 UTC 2005


On Mon, Aug 22, 2005 at 04:07:49PM -0600, Philip Prindeville wrote:
> Quick question... is there a way to get anonymous FTP's
> to automatically do a "cwd pub" when logging in (forced
> on the server side)?
> 
I haven't used this in a long while but the ncftp program does this .
It goes to anonymous ftp by default and switches to pub. It also has a
options ((although I could not find this quickly) to ftp whole
directories, It can be installed by yum from extras and has a lot of
other neat features.
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