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Bash Script: Transfer files through FTP from within script

Below shell script demonstrate the usage of FTP operation from within the bash script, feel free to copy and use this script:

Source: cat autoftp.sh
#!/bin/bash

if [ $# -ne 1 ]; then
        echo "Please provide the file path for ftp operation."
        exit
fi

USERNAME=linuxpoison
PASSWORD=password
FILENAME="$1"
FTP_SERVER=ftp.foo.com
echo "Starting the ftp operation ...."

ftp -n $FTP_SERVER <<Done-ftp
user $USERNAME $PASSWORD
binary
put "$FILENAME"
bye
Done-ftp

echo "Done with the transfer of file: $FILENAME"
exit

Output: ./autoftp.sh log.tar.gz
Starting the ftp operation ....
Done with the transfer of file: log.tar.gz




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