mirror a full ftp
Posted on August 13, 2015 • 1 minutes • 66 words • Suggest Changes
Downloading a full ftp, with tons of small files can be allot of click work, so generally users ship it of to IT/BioIT . When downloading from a ftp, you cannot use rsync -sadly-. As such, we need other solutions, lucky -for me- wget just is the tool we need.
wget -m --ask-password ftp://user@IP_ADDDR:/dir/to/download
Starting this in a _GNU _screen and voila time for :