Ftp - automatically subfolders

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ranma
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Ftp - automatically subfolders

Postby ranma » Mon Feb 21, 2011 9:54 pm

Ever consider possibility of automatically making subfolders?

like

+monday
-pic1
-pic2
+thusday
-pic3
-pic4

etc

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malun
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Postby malun » Sat Mar 05, 2011 4:55 pm

Hopefully in a future version.

/malun

z3r0c00l12
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Postby z3r0c00l12 » Sat Mar 05, 2011 8:53 pm

I think an easy way to do it would be something like File output saving to C:\Yawcam\{WeekDay}\Pic{x}.jpg

the only problem I have now is that you can't set a variable as a folder...

malun
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Postby malun » Sun May 08, 2011 6:52 pm

Just to clarify things...
It is possible to create folders containing variables for file output.
For example you can use a path like this:
c:\Yawcam\{date}\Pic{x}.jpg

There is however no variable for the weekday.
There is also not possible to use variables in folder names for ftp output.

/malun

Arizonajon
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Re: Ftp - automatically subfolders

Postby Arizonajon » Sun Mar 06, 2016 11:54 pm

Good day -

First, thanks for creating Yawcam - I've been using it for a year now for my truck-mobile webcam and it does everything I need it to do!

Second, thanks for the neat feature to allow Yamcam to make new subfolders based upon date. I finally discovered this only yesterday, and before then had hundreds of thousands of files all dumped into the same directory. This is much cleaner. Wish I had looked a year ago!

Cheers - Jon N7UV


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