[python-win32] FTP Task Schedule in Python

Tim Golden mail at timgolden.me.uk
Tue Mar 25 10:28:31 CET 2008

K-Factory wrote:
> I need to automate a scheduled weekly task i.e. downloading a file from FTP.
> This is to be done on WINDOWS but I am unable to make any further
> development on this as I am stuck with the python scheduler itself. Can
> somebody help me with this, I just need a skeleton of code further things I
> can personally input. Also can any one provide me with the link for any such
> scheduler code or project.

Is there some reason why you couldn't use either the
AT service or the Scheduled Tasks service from within
Windows itself? Both are scriptable from the command
line and elsewhere and the pywin32 packages include an
interface to Scheduled Tasks.


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