Re: File-Requests

Jim Balcom (balcomj@daddy.com)
Wed, 18 Sep 1996 04:17:38 -0400 (EDT)

On Wed, 18 Sep 1996, Eugene Crosser wrote:

> > > No, Binkley doesn't forbid paths in *.req files. But the builtin *.req
> > > generator isn't able to create them.
> > > You should use an external program for requesting files.
> >
> > Nope! Not quite.
> > I generated a request for '/big/etc/passwd'
> >
> > ifcico generated the response "could not open
> > '/big/home/ftp/pub/fido//big/etc/passwd'"
> >
> > ?????
>
> No wonder. You probably do not have a file
> /big/home/ftp/pub/fido/big/etc/passwd on the system.

You're right. I don't. But, I do have the file I asked for, which
was '/big/etc/passwd'.

-= Jim =-