Downloading Files and Directories recursively using Linux Centos 6.3

Written by Ian Carnaghan · 16 sec read >
  1. Install ncftp using yum
    sudo yum install ncftp
  2. Execute the following command, just replace details with the relevant ones
    ncftpget –R –v –u ftpusername ftpserver /copying/to/directory /copying/from/directory
  3. -R = Recursive mode; copy whole directory trees
    -v = Use progress meters
    -u = FTP username
    -ftpusername = Replace with your FTP username
    -ftpserver = Add your server in here
    -/copying/to/directory – Directory to copy to
    -/copying/from/directory – Directory to copy from

Last Updated On April 07, 2018
Written by Ian Carnaghan
I am a software developer and online educator who likes to keep up with all the latest in technology. I also manage cloud infrastructure, continuous monitoring, DevOps processes, security, and continuous integration and deployment. Profile

Leave a Reply

Notify of