[Emerald] OT: File moving problem

David V. Brenner ( (no email) )
Mon, 14 Jun 1999 17:51:02 -0700

Hi, folks. I have a need to move a bunch of files in the following manner:

From: d:\ftp\home\<username>\public_html\*.*
To: d:\ftp\home\<username>\*.*

....where <username> is approximately 400 directories used for my customers'
home pages. The idea is to eliminate the public_html directories so as to
have our non-FrontPage customers' directories be more consistent with those
of the FrontPage customers. We also want to make sure that everything is
consistent with the way we have Emerald and Serv-U set up

I have been contemplating the best way of accomplishing this, but nothing
I've tried seems to work and the one-by-one method does not appeal to me in
the least, either.

I am not averse to using a utility, although I also have the latest Perl,
4NT and the Windows NT 4.0 resource kit at my disposal.

Anyone have any ideas? It seems like a job for scripting language, but I
would think 4NT could do it as well... that is, if I could figure out the

David V. Brenner - dvb@cport.com
International Services Network Corporation