automating mac->UNIX ABI data

Matthew Temple temple at
Sat Oct 23 15:22:45 EST 1999

Hello, Chris,

    Did anyone answer you on this?   You can use applescript to do
this;   Or, you can use the EXPECT program on the unix machine to
automate ftp into your mac.   I wonder if you got any other replies?

Matthew Temple

matthew.temple at

Chris Botka wrote:

> Hi,
> I am novice on this particular subject, so if this is a silly
> question, apologies in advance.
> I have been asked by some folks who use our resource about
> automating uploads of ABI (377) base calls and raw sequence data to
> a UNIX host.
> I figure *someone* must have some scripts etc. to do this.  Issues
> are: automation on the mac side (Applescript MacPerl?), naming
> conventions, and compression??...
> Thanks,
> Chris
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