Mailing is definitely better, but in my case that would mean fixing another
problem, namely that two of the
hosts are SCO Open Server running this thing called 'mmdf'; i ran the
'mkdev mmdf' routine to configure routing mail via smtp to a central host
and it's not working. So rather than spend hours trying to figure out
i decided to go for the ftp method; thanks
> Why not just mail the info back to your central host?
> >My Goal: collect info from all servers via automated ftp shell programs
> >run from cron
> >Does Solaris have something built-in which would facilitate this? Linux
> >has 'ncftp', an
> >interface to ftp. Besides having to put 'username login passwd' in a
> >..netrc file?
> >access to a news server; thanks!
> >Disclaimer: opinions expressed my own and not representative of my
access to a news server; thanks!
Disclaimer: opinions expressed my own and not representative of my employers