On Mon, Jun 26, 2000 at 09:39:49AM +0200, Caolan McNamara wrote:
> At 01:32 24.06.00 +0100, Niall O Broin wrote:
> > Does anyone know of a Linux server which supports triggers ? I may
> >be mixing my metaphors here, as the word trigger is used more in connection
actually it makes sense though the word "ftp" might have been nice before
> >with RDBM systems but I want a similar functionality - I want to do someting
> >when a file transfer is completed i.e. client uploads a file, and when the
> >file upload is finished, some process is called (obviously with at least the
> >name of the uploaded file).
as caolan mentioned you could use a cronjob but that would be tricky
since you might not know if the file xferred successfully. redhat comes
with wu-ftp by default, but there are others. perhaps freshmeat might
have some alternatives.
alternatively you could modify wu-ftpd. if you want a hand with that,
let me know.
kevin at suberic.net "we were goin' for breakfast. in canada. we
fork()'ed on 37058400 made a deal: if she'd stop hookin', i'd stop
meatspace place: home shootin' people. maybe we were aiming high."
Maintained by the ILUG website team. The aim of Linux.ie is to
support and help commercial and private users of Linux in Ireland. You can
display ILUG news in your own webpages, read backend
information to find out how. Networking services kindly provided by HEAnet, server kindly donated by
Dell. Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds,
used with permission. No penguins were harmed in the production or maintenance
of this highly praised website. Looking for the
Indian Linux Users' Group? Try here. If you've read all this and aren't a lawyer: you should be!