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  • Started 11 years ago by timothyt
  • Latest reply 11 years ago from timothyt
  • timothyt Member

    I am new to AppleScripting.
    I am looking to create a script that uploads every file of a folder. Here is what I have tried:
    tell application "Fetch 4.0.2"
    activate
    geturl "ftp://xxxxx:yyyyyy@ftp.xxx.com"
    get {every file of the folder, "Macintosh HD:Users:timothyt:Desktop:test2:"}
    copy selection to transfer window "ftp.xxx.com"
    end tell
    When I run this, I get an invalid key form error.
    What should I change?

    Thanks

    Posted 11 years ago #

  • Jim Matthews Administrator

    This should work:

    tell application "Finder"
    set fileList to every file of folder "Macintosh HD:Users:timothyt :Desktop:test2:"
    end tell

    tell application "Fetch 4.0.3"
    repeat with oneFile in fileList
    put into url "ftp://userid :password@hostname/path/" item (oneFile as alias)
    end repeat
    end tell

    The "oneFile as alias" part is needed because the Finder will give back a list of file references, while Fetch wants to deal with aliases.

    Thanks,

    Jim Matthews
    Fetch Softworks

    [This message has been edited by JimMatthews (edited 07-23-2003).]

    Posted 11 years ago #

  • timothyt Member

    Works like a charm, thanks for the help and the quick response.
    Tim

    Posted 11 years ago #

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