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:
http://www.castaglia.org/proftpd/doc...O-Logging.html

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