When it comes up with the username prompt, type your password so it appears in plain text and see if what you see in front of you agrees with what you type. (Being careful to make sure ... [by TrevorH]
I want to automate a call to ftp in a shell script. If I type
I am prompted for a username and password. I want to give that username and password as part of the call to ftp. The man page for ftp says I can issue a user command at the ftp prompt -- but I want to login to ftp all in one go. Is that possible? I don't see anything in the flags for ftp.