[ILUG] piping tar output over ftp
laur.ivan at corvil.com
Tue Jul 13 09:52:30 IST 2004
On Tuesday 13 July 2004 09:25, John P. Looney wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 13, 2004 at 09:18:21AM +0100, Ivan Kelly mentioned:
> > i have a backup machine i only have ftp access to. i want to backup a lot
> > of data. i can't tar it to a local file and then upload because i dont
> > have enough space locally. is there any way i could pipe the output of
> > tar to the remote server over ftp?
> Not really. No SSH access to the machine?
> Would something like "put -R localdir" work from ncftp ? That'll
> recursively put up a whole directory tree...
would this help?
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