map ftp onto ever changing dir - possible ?

Rashkae ubuntu at
Thu Sep 6 01:29:48 UTC 2007

dave selby wrote:
> I have a directory of constantly changing avi files from a CCTV
> system. I need to make these avalible via FTP on a network.
> Is it acceptable to just map the FTP working directory to the ever
> changing avi directory ?
> I guess what I am saying is - does FTP keep a record of what files are
> in what dir in which case changing the avi filles without uploading
> them via the ftp program would be a problem.
Nope, you'll be a-ok sharing that dir by ftp.

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