File copy

Hi,

How do i download a file from FTP and Unzip it.

Detailed commands please!

thanks

crishna1Asked:
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amit_gCommented:
ftp hostname
UserName
Password
dir
bin
get filename
quit

What kind of file is it?
crishna1Author Commented:
I meant UNIX commands!
crishna1Author Commented:
it is a oracle database zipped dump file.
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amit_gCommented:
>> I meant UNIX commands!

What do you mean?

To unzip use unzip filename. Most likely your UNIX will have it.
bendaltonCommented:
assumning you have these installed:

wget urltozippedfile
unzip zippedfilename

example

wget ftp://test.com/test/test.zip
unzip test.zip

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nodiscoCommented:
Also - if you retrieve the file and it is unreadable or inaccessible, run ftp again - when connected type:
binary

#just before you "get" the file

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