Re: Packaged Kernel

W. Reilly Cooley (
Sat, 25 Jan 1997 04:25:59 -0800 (PST)

On Sat, 25 Jan 1997, Neptho T. wrote:

> Why not just use 'expect' with normal ftp, granted not everyone as expect
> installed, but that seems more viable than a "new ftp client"... or
> prehaps a lynx -dump >> file...?

Exactly because not everyone has Expect or Lynx installed. NCFTP does
this, but it requires installation for proper functionality, and is big
(156k+). Surely it wouldn't be difficult to hack the existing ftp client
to provide this function, and this function only.

Using ncftp, try


Wasn't that easy?


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