[K12OSN] NVU Site Manager

Ben Nickell twinprism at athena.physics.isu.edu
Tue May 18 03:53:32 UTC 2004

Huck wrote:

> Hrmph...
> after trying and trying and trying to get Nvu's Site Manager to go 
> retrieve the entire website for a school I service to show them they 
> don't need frontpage for simple website design classes(I used to force 
> kids to use notepad *muahaha*)....I can't get it to retrieve the files 
> from the remote server.
> apparently i'm not understanding what "Publishing address (e.g. 
> 'ftp://ftp.myisp.com/myusername'): means..
> for instance...when I ftp to the location(fictional) I do the 
> following at the CLI:
>     ftp  frank.smith.net
> login: huck
> password: huckspassword
> then voila ...   do 'ls'  and the 'www' directory is there of course...
> so can someone throw me a bone as to what NVU requires?


I don't have nvu loaded here, but I have seen other tools (mostly web 
browsers, but this is built from mozilla) that require the ftp address as:


It will then prompt for a password. 


(be careful not to save the seesion an store your password this way)

So using your example it would be


Maybe you could try this format. 


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