FTPSingleFileDownload

receive or download Files

This step downloads one single file from FTP. Currently you can specify a filenamePrefix and suffix to filter for the files you want to download. If there are multiple files which match the criteria only the first one is taken. The files will be ordered by descending modification date on FTP so the latest file would be taken out of a list.

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Inputs

Name Type Description Required Values
account ACCOUNT Your account Yes
remoteFolder STRING The remote folder / subdirectory where are the files we want to download. Blank means downloading from the home directory after login to the FTP-Server. No
filenamePrefix STRING If specified then it will download files from the FTP Folder which start with this prefix. Either filenamePrefix OR filenameExludePrefix can be specified. No
filenameSuffix STRING Additionally we check if the files on the FTP Folder end with this suffix. No
filenameExludePrefix STRING If this is defined, then it will download files which do NOT start with this filenameExcludePrefix No
sortOrder STRING Defines which file gets fetched if you have multiple files with the same prefix or suffix. (default: Oldest file first). 'Oldest file first' means the oldest file gets downloaded. 'Newest file first' means the newest file gets downloaded. No
  • Oldest file first (Default)
  • Newest file first
  • Unsorted
transferMode STRING The FTP transfer mode (ASCII/BINARY). Default is BINARY. Yes
  • ASCII
  • BINARY (Default)
localCharset STRING Characterset of the target file which will be saved to file system. Default: UTF-8. See http://docs.oracle.com/javase/6/docs/technotes/guides/intl/encoding.doc.html for all supported encodings. No
  • UTF-8 (Default)
  • UTF-16
  • ISO-8859-1
  • ISO-8859-2
  • ISO-8859-4
  • ISO-8859-5
  • ISO-8859-15
  • cp1252 (Windows-1252, ANSI)
  • MacCentralEurope
  • US-ASCII
  • KOI8-R
fileNotFoundBehavior STRING Choose if the Flow run should result in an ERROR or SUCCESS if the file is not found. In most cases you want to choose ERROR (default), but there are also cases where a non-existant file are not a serious problem. SUCCESS stops the current flowrun. Choose CONTINUE to ignore missing file and continue current flowrun. No
  • ERROR (Default)
  • SUCCESS
  • CONTINUE

Outputs

Name Type Description
LOCAL_DOWLOADED_FILEOBJECT FILE The list of downloaded files.
FILESIZE NUMBER The size of the file in bytes.

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