Topic "capturing errors for failed file transfers"

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I see how there is an example provided to log the Success of transferred files

For Each transfer As TransferEventArgs In transferResult.Transfers
   Dts.Events.FireInformation(0, Nothing, String.Format("Upload of {0} succeeded", transfer.FileName), Nothing, 0, fireAgain)

but I haven't found any examples of how to log, or capture, Failed file transfers.

I notice there is a .Failures in TransferEventArgs and I suspect that somehow we can loop through and get error messages and other info about failed transfers.

Maybe something like this?:

For Each xtransfer As TransferEventArgs In transferResult.Failures
    Dim vErrMsg As String = xtransfer.Error.Message.ToString()
    Dts.Events.FireInformation(0, Nothing, String.Format("Upload failed: {0}", vErrMsg), Nothing, 0, fireAgain)

I see that intellisense lists the following interested items under .Error such as:


I am not sure which of these are WinSCP specific intended for logging errors and reporting file transfer failures.

I am using this in an SSIS VB.NET Script Task
Any help or examples with capturing errors would be greatly appreciated.
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Please read documentation:

Also the TransferEventArgs.Error is SessionRemoteException, so deal with it as with any other exception.

If that does not help, come back.
Martin Prikryl

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