Topic "How to run a simple shell command"

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campbellr
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Joined: 2015-06-06
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Location: United Kingdom
I am new to WinSCP.

I want to run a few simple shell commands, e.g.
Code:

find . -type f -name '*.php' -mtime -7


I am using the Explorer Interface.
I tried using the menu option Commends\Open Terminal but this doesn't seem to work.

I opened the session using the format ftp://mysite.org

Could someone explain in simple terms how it is possible to run shell commands using WinSCP.

Many thanks

Robert
martin
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Joined: 2002-12-10
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Location: Prague, Czechia
You cannot generally run shell commands over FTP protocol.
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