[OT] ftp directory structures

Barry barry at hartford.uconn.edu
Thu Jan 25 15:58:38 PST 2001

Ghovs wrote:
> Hey,
> wget can fetch ftp directories recursively.
> Besides that, wget is just very nice.
> (from `wget --help`)
> Recursive retrieval:
>   -r,  --recursive             recursive web-suck -- use with care!.
>   -l,  --level=NUMBER          maximum recursion depth (0 to unlimit).
>        --delete-after          delete downloaded files.
>   -k,  --convert-links         convert non-relative links to relative.
>   -m,  --mirror                turn on options suitable for mirroring.
>   -nr, --dont-remove-listing   don't remove `.listing' files.
> rgds,
> Peter de Freitas

hell, I use wget even when I don't need to... it's just so nice to leave
it running in the background and go off and do other things...

great for scripts, too...

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