FTP from Python, checking exceptions
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Source code: ftpgrab Module: Y303
from password import passcode
# password.py simply says "passcode = 'summat'"
fh = sys.stdout
def action(lyne) :
data = lyne + "||\n"
bust = 0
connection = ftplib.FTP('www.firstgreatwestern.info',"fgw",passcode)
bust = 1
if not bust:
connection.retrlines('RETR private/nsbase', action)
except Exception as e:
bust = 2
if not bust:
bust = 3
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