linux · ppc64le · x86_64

linux: recursively downloading files from a FTP server protected by a robot

I needed to recursively download a set of files from a ftp server. As usual, my first option was to use wget to execute this job. When I issued the command, the following interesting message showed up: Note: I replaced the original FTP for <ftp_location>. Instead of downloading the files I wanted, it downloaded a file… Continue reading linux: recursively downloading files from a FTP server protected by a robot

linux · ppc64le · x86_64

linux: find out file permissions numbers

When dealing with file on Linux you eventually will handle file permissions in multiple situations. Although the default permission schema shown by the command ls tends to be more intuitive given its verbosity, using a more simple view based on the permissions number might be faster (if you are familiar with it). For example, lets take… Continue reading linux: find out file permissions numbers