[REBOL] Re: read ftp:// error - "Juin" -> "Jun" ?
From: gjones05:mail:orion at: 2-Jun-2001 7:33
> I have a radically different proposal.
> Instead of adding all the month's abbreviations (by the
> way the abbreviation of Oktober in German would be
> Okt and not Oct, ...
Just an oversite, I'm sure, when Sterling was coding the mapping
function. Thanks. I believe that the French version will prove
incorrect in mapping "Jui" to June.
> and these works only for servers giving back the file
> list in a Unix-like style..) why not add a new 'iftp scheme.
> But instead of supporting all the gadgets of the original
> scheme take a more simplistic way and make it more
> That means it should allow "insert port 'command" and
> just give back the result with copy. This way 95% of the
> user will be able to use the convenient way of Rebol and
> the small rest will have to build their solution upon
> i(nteractive)ftp or whatever you call it.
Kind of like a traditional command line version of FTP? I guess it
would give access to more commands that could be used more flexibly, but
it would seem to me that to get any sort of automation would then
require developing the more complex scheme that is in the current REBOL
FTP. Am I missing the point?
Thanks for the feedback, and I apologize in advance if I have totally
missed the point.