On Tue, 2008-04-01 at 23:36 +0200, Sidney Cadot wrote:
> Hi all,
> Newbie question: is it possible to configure proftpd in such a way
> that the completion of a file upload to the server triggers execution
> of an external executable file/script?
> I need this to process incoming data that is transferred to us via FTP.
> Any help is greatly appreciated!

You can always use an old way - opening live log, seeking it, matching
entries and doing whatever you want to do.

More elegant solution is halfway same - configure proftpd so it
generates ( additional ) dedicated FIFO type log containing only
completed uploads, which you will read the same way.

Hints are here:

Miroslaw "Psyborg" Jaworski
GCS/IT d- s+:+ a C++$ UBI++++$ P+++$ L- E--- W++(+++)$ N++ o+ K- w-- O-
M- V- PS+ PE++ Y+ PGP t 5? X+ R++ !tv b++(+++) DI++ D+ G e* h++ r+++ y?

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