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Re: ftp: pipe doesn't work
- From: Ronald Landheer-Cieslak <ronald at landheer dot com>
- To: Chuck <chuckh at softhome dot net>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 19 Jun 2003 14:08:06 +0200 (CEST)
- Subject: Re: ftp: pipe doesn't work
Try double quotes in stead of single ones:
ftp> put "|tar cvz dir" dir.tgz
ftp> get dir.tgz "|tar tz"
... same list
On Wed, 18 Jun 2003, Chuck wrote:
> I've installed the inetutils package and am running the ftp command that
> was included in it. I tried to ftp the output of a piped command using the
> | as the first character of the file name and got the following error...
> ftp> put '|tar cvf install.sh install.zip' test.tar
> ftp: local: '|tar: No such file or directory
> Is the pipe mechanism not implemented in cygwin's ftp?
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