I remember hearing about a perl module that uses
ftp to mirror directories. You might try doing a
search on CPAN.
On Tue, 11 Mar 1997, Justin Vincent wrote:
> I have been trying to set up a mirror site for a while and been having
> problems, here's the story..
> We need a program that will mirror (by ftp) from behind our firewall
> to a host on the other side of the firewall (somwhere on the net) by
> 'putting' the files, rather than the destination machine 'getting' the
> files from behind the firewall. (Our firewall allows absolutly no
> incomming tcp/ip requests, only outgoing)
> Also, only updated files should be put. The software needs to work via an
> ftp proxy server that is on our firewall machine and will be run on a Netra
> (stripped down solaris 2.5).
> 'Dir/*/*/*etc.' Local machine (inside firewall - solaris2.5)
> (via) --ftp proxy--> firewall machine
> --ftp--> net machine '/Dir/*/*/*etc.' (destination - host)
> Something with C src code would be the easiest solution..
> Any ideas?
> advice would be much welcomed,
> thanks in advance,
> (Justin Vincent) vincentj @
> ps Please could you mail me directly, as I'm not sure if I'm actually
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