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Shell script to remove whole ftp directory structure

#!/bin/bash
# Shell script to remove whole (nuke) ftp directory structure
# See url for more info:
# http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/how-to-nuke-a-ftp-server.html
# -----------------------------------------------
# Copyright (c) 2006 nixCraft project 
# This script is licensed under GNU GPL version 2.0 or above
# -------------------------------------------------------------------------
# This script is part of nixCraft shell script collection (NSSC)
# Visit http://bash.cyberciti.biz/ for more information.
# -------------------------------------------------------------------------
# NOTE: Requires ncftp/ncftlls ftp clients/commands
# =========================================================================
# Ftp server settings
### change me ###############################
# ftp login user
FUSER='vivek'
# ftp password
FPASSWD='password'
# ftp server ip/name
FTPS='array05.wan.nixcraft.co.in'
# ftp dirs to nuke Separate multiple dirs using
# a blank/white space i.e. /dir1 /dir2)
FTPDIRS='/dir1 /dir2'
##############################################
for d in $FTPDIRS
do
 subdires="$(ncftpls -u $FUSER -p $FPASSWD  ftp://${FTPS}/${d}/)"
 for dir in $subdires
 do
 rdir="${d}/${dir}"
ncftp -u"$FUSER" -p"$FPASSWD" $FTPS<

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  • nice script

  • Diego Siqueira

    thx
    this will help me a lot to study Shell Scritps

  • Alireza M

    i want this script worked with days… do you have?