May 26, 2018
Command line ftp tools for listing and mirroring
Two command line ftp tools.
ftpcopy is a simple FTP client written to copy files or directories recursively from a FTP server. It’s main purpose is to mirror FTP sites which support the MLSD/MLST commands or which employ the EPLF directory listing format, although it also supports the traditional listing format /bin/ls.
ftpls is a FTP client which generates directory listings, either in plain text or HTML format.
The tools only support passive mode FTP, intentionally.