Using the Detailed Files Function to Get Info From a Remote Machine

Andre Garzia andre at andregarzia.com
Wed Aug 17 09:21:06 EDT 2011


Folks,

on the previous threads I shared a little NTP library

:-)

Cheers
andre

On Wed, Aug 17, 2011 at 10:14 AM, Gregory Lypny
<gregory.lypny at videotron.ca>wrote:

> Thank you, Roger.  This ought to do the trick!
>
> Regards,
>
> Gregory
>
>
> On Tue, Aug 16, 2011, at 6:46 PM, use-livecode-request at lists.runrev.comwrote:
>
> > If all you need is the modified date/time of a file from an FTP site, the
> > MDTM command works well.
> >
> > put libURLftpCommand("MDTM " & pathToFile, tFtpServer, tFtpUserName,
> > tFtpUserPassword) into tMDTM
> > answer tMDTM
> >
> > The commands like LIST, RETR, etc. that need an open socket won't work
> with
> > this form.  Commands which perform an action such as renaming a file work
> > well, and return a simple result string.
> >
> > I wish there was a get the detailedFTPfiles command in LC.
> >
> > http://www.nsftools.com/tips/RawFTP.htm#MDTM
> >
> > ?Roger
>
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