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Cannot get file list from ftp using ls()

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I have FTP server which has a folder with a bunch of images in it. I do not know the image names. I want to access all the image files from that FTP folder and read them as base64 format one by one, so I can upload them to some other destination. I am trying to get the list of files in the ftp using the ls() method but run into the error below.

var ftps = new FTPS({
		host: '', // required
		username: 'username', // required
		password: 'password', // required
		protocol: 'ftp', // optional, values : 'ftp', 'sftp', 'ftps',... default is 'ftp'
		// protocol is added on beginning of host, ex : s in this case
		port: 22, // optional
		// port is added to the end of the host, ex: s in this case
		escape: true, // optional, used for escaping shell characters (space, $, etc.), default: true
		retries: 2, // Optional, defaults to 1 (1 = no retries, 0 = unlimited retries)
		timeout: 10,
		requiresPassword: true, // Optional, defaults to true
		autoConfirm: true, // Optional, is used to auto confirm ssl questions on sftp or fish protocols, defaults to false
		cwd: '' // Optional, defaults to the directory from where the script is executed
	});, res){
		if(err || res.error){
			console.log('-------- error');
			return console.log('Error getting file list:', (err || res.error));
		console.log('------- response: ' + res);

I get the following error:

Error getting file list: { [Error: spawn ENOENT] code: ‘ENOENT’, errno: ‘ENOENT’, syscall: ‘spawn’ }

Issue Analytics

  • State:closed
  • Created 7 years ago
  • Comments:7 (3 by maintainers)

github_iconTop GitHub Comments

neeraj87commented, Dec 10, 2016

Oh ok, I will diagnose the error and see if anything is missing from my side. Thanks for the help, I really appreciate it.

jarodiumcommented, Apr 25, 2017

Hello @neeraj87 , did you manage to solve this?

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