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9th August 2006, 05:19 AM
Hi i am trying to find out how to retrieve a tar from my ftp with is not anonymous and download the file to the machine i am installing linux on with kickstart but cannot find how to ftp the file is it just a series of commands eg
ftp -n
user anonymous password
lcd /root
get file.tar

or do i have to do something like echo the commands

10th August 2006, 01:56 AM
You're probably better off using a non interactive tool like wget. It's basically just
wget -P /root I think it's installed by default, you can add to your package list to be sure.