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vb .net 2005 filesystemwatcher to view/monitor ftp directory/site?

is there a way to use filesystemwatcher to monitor an ftp direcotry/site like yo would a local drive?
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abuckheitCommented:
no.

you would have to refresh the dir contents of the ftp server every X seconds and compare it to the last scan.

unless you can run filesystemwatcher on the actual server machine, but im assuming you cant.
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mphillip85Author Commented:
so bsically, log to the system.  use timer, and keep track of files (based on my criteria)?
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mphillip85Author Commented:
apparently i will be using https.  How does this affect my situation?
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