Re: Save FTP document - WinXP
From what you have shown it appears the problem would be FTP is
waiting for another command from you.
For your script to run you will have to provide some more information.
If you follow these with a line to put or get a file
and then complete every FTP script with
your script should run, but if the issue is permissions or access on
you should also try adding "-v" to your ftp command.
ftp -v -s:c:\script.txt
This option will make visible FTP processing and show you any errors
your script may be having on the host (wrong directory, no access,
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "wilkinsonm" <mike@w...> wrote:
> I've done a couple of things trying to diagnose the problem I
> described below with the Save FTP document clip in the FTP library.
> (see 11565). I first noticed this problem when I moved to WinXP Pro
> ten days ago.
> First, I created a text file named script.txt and shown here:
> open mydomain.com
> cd httpdocs
> (domain, user and password have been changed)
> I opened the WinXP command shell and typed this:
> ftp -s:c:\script.txt
> The FTP site was opened, the user logged in, the directory changed
> httpdocs and the file type changed to ascii in less than a second.
> Then I used NoteTab to create a clip like this:
> ^!Shell ftp -s:c:\script.txt
> When I save the clip, then click on it, the FTP client opens, and
> words "open mydomain.com" appear, then the program hangs.
> This is the same behavior I noticed when trying to use the
> full-fledged Save FTP document clip. As I mentioned in my original
> posting, it worked fine until I moved to WinXP.
> Any thoughts?
> Mike Wilkinson
> --- In email@example.com, "wilkinsonm" <mikew@w...> wrote:
> > I just moved to WinXP Pro, and now the "Save FTP document" clip
> > FTP Library isn't working right.
> > If I use the "FTP server setup" clip with Capture FTP messages =
> > my file is uploaded OK. However, that requires more steps than if
> > Capture FTP messages = No.
> > Unfortunately, when I set Capture FTP messages = No, I see the FTP
> > program window, and after a while it closes and I am asked if I
> > to send the local copy to the Recycle bin. That sounds normal, but
> > when I check, my file has not actually been uploaded.
> > Any clues?
> > TIA