Okay people seem to think I want help with NT ftp. What I need is to be able
to ftp to an NT station from a UNIX station and to be able to copy over a
Sorry for the confusiom
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kevin Dobey [SMTP:kevin.dobey at trintech.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, May 16, 2000 3:34 PM
> To: 'Mernagh_Will at emc.com'
> Cc: 'ilug at linux.ie'
> Subject: RE: [ILUG] ftp
>> Hi Will ...
>> You can get NT help on ftp by going to start then clicking help and in the
> index tab type ftp. Here you'll get ALL the help you need on NT's ftp
> utility. Also note that in all the basic ways NT ftp is the same as other
> ftp utilities.
>> Using less words then other mails on this tread the following should get
> sorted out .....
> Get a NT command prompt.
> type "ftp dgux"
> You'll get an "ftp>" prompt.
> type "cd mydir"
> if the file is binary (i.e. NOT ascii text) then type "bin".
> type "put myfile"
> type "bye"
>> That should get you sorted out - please note for the future that this is a
> Linux mailing list with quite a lot of people (busy people) on it and
> although they are always very willing to help with matters Linux related
> topic posts like this sometimes cause upset, particularly something that a
> quick search on man pages or on the web would resolve.
>> Just to make this Linux related you should note that the commands above
> work on Linux.
>> Yours politely....
> Kevin D.
>> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: John P. Looney [mailto:jplooney-ilug at online.ie]
> > Sent: 16 May 2000 14:13
> > To: Irish LUG list
> > Subject: Re: [ILUG] ftp
> > On Tue, May 16, 2000 at 01:51:29PM +0100, Noel Carroll mentioned:
> > > Is this be rude to newbies day or what? Kate, you do have
> > a very good
> > > point but, if newbies geta sharp answer like that they
> > might just give up on
> > > the whole lark. Remember that the average Windoze user is
> > shielded from the
> > > command line version of FTP in a lot of cases. I think
> > that, from that
> > > guys posts earlier, that he is very much a 'I just
> > installed Linux for the
> > > first time' newbie so hows about cutting people like that
> > some slack? Sure
> > > if they persist with daft questions after 3 months then
> > tell 'em where to
> > > go.
> > Give up what ? FTPing from his NT machine to his digital
> > unix machine ?
> > It had nothing to do with Linux. Hence the sharpishness.
> > Kate
> > --
> > "The fool must be beaten with a stick, for an intelligent person
> > the merest hint is sufficient" -- Zen Master Greg
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