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Cross-platform, ad hoc, recursive file transfer via HTTP #

Recursively copy desired_dir located on server to current directory on client without having to fool around with usernames, passwords, config files, FTP, NetBIOS, Bonjour, etc:

On server: cd desired_dir && python -m SimpleHTTPServer

On client: wget -r -np http://server_ip_address:8000/

/nix | Jun 21, 2015


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