Re: passing passwords vi Putty possible ?
From: Vahid (sunman_at_ureach.com)
Date: 3 Nov 2003 20:04:38 -0800
putty is a windows gui, you must use the command line version of it.
It is called, plink.exe. You can find it everywhere, the current
version is .53b.
email@example.com (newexpectuser) wrote in message news:<firstname.lastname@example.org>...
> I am trying to connect to an internal secure ftp server via ssh and
> running a Unix script. I want to do the following:
> 1) I need to pass a userid and password (no keys)
> 2) Make sure the connect was successful
> 3) mget files in a directory on the secure ftp server
> 4) delete those files I just did the mget on, however I cannot just do
> a rm *.* as it is possible a file could be uploaded after I have
> downloaded the files, thus using a rm *.*, I would delete the file(s)
> that were just uploaded.
> I have putty 0.53b version running, but I've just used it to this
> point to make a connection, I'm not sure how to even start scripting
> this in Putty, do I need Plink or some other software ?