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Retirev Unix fie using FTP or other protocols.

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I need to retrieve and open a file stored on a Unix server on a network as a delimited text file via FTP or other protocol.  I'm using VS2005, .net 2.0 and C#. Can someone point out where I can find sample code on how to get this done?  Thanks.
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There's some code for downloading a file from FTP in C# on MSDN help:
http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms229711.aspx

Alternatively, if HTTP were to be used, there's a smaller way to do it here, although it appears not to work with FTP:
http://www.csharphelp.com/archives2/archive454.html
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You could take a look at this sample FTP client @ codeproject: http://www.codeproject.com/vb/net/FtpClient.asp
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Thanks derk for your input but that's the same type of code pointed out by king except his is C# and it's what I need.  Thank you though.
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