Subject: Re: ftp server change?
To: T. Martin <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 12/20/2000 10:18:44
On Tue, 19 Dec 2000, T. Martin wrote:

:   Would it be possible to get the auto (TAR) of directories on the ftp
: server turned off as its a real pain with a dial-up that gets dropped
: every 12 hours since you can't resume a (TAR) download with ncftp.

Huh?  The auto-tar of directories only happens when you explicitly request
it.  It won't get turned off, because many people find it useful.

Maybe I'm misunderstanding why having it available is detrimental to you?

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