Is their Automatic command to send a JPG file using FTP

Dan Nelson dnelson at
Wed Jan 27 22:53:39 UTC 2010

In the last episode (Jan 27), Dixit, Viraj said:
> I am looking to see if there a command or a script In BSD Os that will
> allow me to ftp to a server automatically and get a file from another
> server.  User name and passwd will be already in the script so it will run
> ftp and download a file or a JPG from that server.  Like in Linux OS there
> is a command using .netrc file and you can script that file and will
> automatically do what is in the file at time interval that you want. 
> Thanks,

FreeBSD's ftp command supports .netrc files.  Is your current script not

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