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From "Elischer, Matt (M.)" <melis...@ford.com>
Subject Ant1.6 - FTP task with MS FTP
Date Fri, 06 Feb 2004 11:01:31 GMT
Hi all,

I'm trying to retrieve a file from a MS FTP server with Ant1.6.0.  I'm using JDK1.3.1 and
commons-net-1.1.0.jar.  My target is as follows:

	<target name="retrieve_content" description="retrieves content from FTP box">
		<ftp action="get" server="${ftp_server}" userid="${ftp_username}" password="${ftp_password}"
remotedir="${ftp_remotedir}">
		    	<fileset dir="${content.download.dir}">
	      			<include name="test.zip"/>
		      	</fileset>
		</ftp>
	</target>

The "ls -l" format is:
02-05-04  04:18PM              5330144 test.zip
01-12-04  10:10AM              5326962 test1.zip
02-03-04  03:39PM             41314968 test2.zip

Trying both a "get" and a "list" produces the following (verbose) output (ie. 0 files listed):
retrieve_content:
      [ftp] Opening FTP connection to xxx.xxxx.xxx
      [ftp] connected
      [ftp] logging in to FTP server
      [ftp] login succeeded
      [ftp] changing the remote directory
      [ftp] listing files
      [ftp] 0 files listed
      [ftp] disconnecting

It seems that the problem is something to do with the parsing of the file listings, as I've
confirmed I am connecting properly, and navigating to the correct remote dir.  I've also confirmed
that the target works on a Unix FTP server.  I read one posting suggesting that there is a
flag that can be set for MS FTP servers?  Any ideas on how I can get this task to with MS
FTP would be greatly appreciated.

Cheers,
-matt

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