I'm using terminal but i've gone to the directory via the ftp command. How
would I apply this patch via SSH, is it similar commands like FTP?
On Tuesday, 25 June 2013 01:32:43 UTC+10, Peter J Weisberg wrote:
> On Jun 24, 2013 8:20 AM, "Konstantin Khomoutov" <
> > On Mon, 24 Jun 2013 08:08:49 -0700
> > [...]
> > > Are you trying to run git commands inside an ftp client, rather than
> > > in a shell?
> > >
> > > Try "!git apply example.patch". Not just for Git, but for any
> > > commands you want to run on the remote machine.
> > Sorry, but what is this supposed to mean? In a typical interactive
> > Unix shell that `!' would re-execute the last command which name
> > begins with the string "git". Did you mean FTP client then? But since
> > when FTP started to support remote command execution?
> > The `sftp` program of the OpenSSH suite supports `!' prefix as a way to
> > pass commands to a local shell rather than interpreting them, but the
> > OP did not talk about SFTP but rather about FTP, and in any case it's
> > a local shell which gets executed, not remote.
> Yeah, I remembered that immediately after I posted. That function always
> seemed odd to me--why would I log into a remote machine and run local
> commands?--so I often forget that it works that way.
> And "I'm trying to use an ftp client as if it were a remote shell" is the
> only interpretation of the OP's situation that made sense to me. I didn't
> watch the video, though. ;-)
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