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[_] Windows folder actions

Neil Elkins neil+us at myselecta.com
Wed Sep 28 13:02:33 BST 2011

On 28 September 2011 12:46, Tom Gidden <tom at gidden.net> wrote:

>
> So, two possibilities:
>
> 1. The Unix box transfers the file to the Windows box, and assumes Windows
> will notice and process the file.
>
> 2. The Unix box transfers the file to the Windows box, and sends the
> command via SSH to process the file.
>
> The second option hadn't occurred to me. It also gives the Unix box a
> greater degree of control, which is good.
>

+1 for #2 - it avoids the problem of the Windows box having to know when the
whole file has finished copying. Which, strictly speaking, it never really
can.


Neil