The /ftp/store Robot
We export to the storage platform of your choice.
/ftp/store Robot exports encoding results to your FTP servers. No public key authentication is required. This Robot relies on password access.
||(required) String / Array of Strings||
GeneralSpecifies which Step(s) to use as the input to this Robot.
Special Step namesA special Step name is
Providing several Steps as inputYou can add arrays to
Step bundlingSome Robots can gather several Step results for a single invocation. For example, the /file/compress Robot would normally create one Zip file for each file passed to it. If you'd set
This is a crucial parameter for the /video/adaptive Robot, otherwise you'll generate 1 playlist for each viewing quality.
Keep in mind that all input Steps must be present in your Template. If one of them is missing, no result is generated because the Robot waits indefinitely for all input Steps to be finished.
Group by originalSticking with the /file/compress Robot example, you can set
DemoSee a demo for the
||(required) String||Please create your associated Template Credentials in your Transloadit account and use the name
of your Template Credentials as this parameter's value.
They will contain the values for your FTP host, user and password.
While we recommend to use Template Credentials at all times, some use cases demand dynamic credentials for which using
Template Credentials with their static nature is too unwieldy. If you have this requirement, feel free to use the following
||The path at which the file is to be stored. This can contain any available Assembly variables. Please note that you might need to include your homedir at the beginning of the path.|
||Integer||21||The port to use for the FTP connection.|
||The URL of the file in the result JSON. The following Assembly variables are supported.|
||The SSL URL of the file in the result JSON. The following Assembly variables are supported.|
Our /ftp/store Robot can be used in combination with other Robots, to create powerful workflows unique to your use case. Here are a few example scenarios that you can try live on our website:
Blog posts about the /ftp/store Robot
We wrote the following posts about the /ftp/store Robot on our blog:
- Releasing Our FTP Robot May 29, 2012
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