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Watch FTP Folder for new files



I need to monitor and FTP folder for new files.

The particular folder I am needing to monitor is on a Linux server. I cannot use SMB or WMI monitoring. This folder always has 8 files in it. Each day, the files are overwritten by new version with the same name. I need to know if the new files are not being dropped.

File count will not work. Must be able to check file dates.

file-age ftp prtg

Created on Nov 30, 2011 9:58:26 PM

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Dear Laurie,

the Custom EXE/Script Sensors are exactly the tool of choice for such highly specific and "special" tasks.

best regards.

Created on Dec 1, 2011 3:12:32 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

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