Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
There's more than one way to do things

Re^5: Net::FTP::Recursive code not downloading files

by wazat (Beadle)
on Dec 13, 2013 at 04:01 UTC ( #1066963=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^4: Net::FTP::Recursive code not downloading files
in thread Net::FTP::Recursive code not downloading files

Net::FTP::Recursive won't descend into to subdirectory unless the name of the subdirectory matches your pattern. For example, if there is a directory

PowerEdge R810/TextFiles

Net::FTP::Recursive will descend into "PowerEdge R810" since it matches. However the subdirectory "TextFiles" does not match your pattern, so Net::FTP::Recursive will ignore it. Net::FTP::Recursive dos not consider a child directory to match simply because a parent did.

What I was suggesting, was that if you happen to know the where the various "PowerEdge" directories are, you could search each of them separately, omitting the MatchDirs option, thus circumventing the limitations of MatchDirs

Comment on Re^5: Net::FTP::Recursive code not downloading files
Download Code

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://1066963]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others cooling their heels in the Monastery: (2)
As of 2014-09-21 21:03 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    How do you remember the number of days in each month?

    Results (176 votes), past polls