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Script to download files in an XML String

We need a Bash script written to do the following

Using a schedule (CRON)

Parse\Read the tags in an XML feed, locate all the files listed in the <FileName> tags (there could be one or many).

If the files do not exist in a folder, download them to a specific folder.

Then create\apend a Playlist file (plain text) with the file names that were downloaded.

If the New Playlist contains files not in the old playlist - replace the old playlist with new one.

If the Playlist is new, terminate an application and relaunch using the new playlist

the XLM is We have a secured with a username and password. The FTP site where the files will be retrieved is also secured behind a username\password.

XML poll is HTTPS

FTP download will be done via Sftp

Skills: Javascript, Python, Script Install, Shell Script, XML

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( 1 review ) Burlington, Canada

Project ID: #18632539

28 freelancers are bidding on average $150 for this job

zhangyingtai

Hello sir I have 9 years of experience of web scraping. I am familiar with downloading using sftp and I am confident to this project. I am ready to start the work. Best Regards, Yongtao

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gangabass

I can provide you a Python script (not a bash) that will work exactly like you want: it will download XML from FTP using login/password, check FileName tags, download files etc. I have worked on similar projects sev More

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Mickelson

Hi Nice to meet you. I'm python expert and my last project on freelancer.com is also python scraping task. My past works: Youtube comment scrapping Real estate property list to csv Job-site content to csv And sc More

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exansoft

Hello I'm able to implement the task with the Python. This is more appropriate language than Bash to solve such tasks. Your description is enough to start work. Could you please provide some sample of XML feed and Pl More

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novepi1

Hi there, The requirements are quite clear and straightforward to implement so no questions really. The script will download the files to a designated folder if those files do not exist already. Then update the play More

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urstealth

Hi, This can be done with Python. XML parsing and downloading files. Python script can be put in crontab as well. Let's discuss more. Thanks

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tangramua

Hello! I can help you to develop bash script that will download files in XML String. As for me I'm a professional web developer with 15+ years of experience. My main specialization is MEAN (MongoDB, [login to view URL], More

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lightingdavid

Hello. How are you? I am highly interested to work on the "Script to download files in an XML String". I am a full stack website developer. I have more than 7 years experience in "Javascript, Python, Script Install More

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AhmadSameer

Hey there I'm a System Engineer with coding skills. I had developed tons of Bash scripts. I can develop yours. Regards.

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dany3j

Hello Mr. I can help you with this project. Can you give me more details by chat? Best Regards. .

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TalAkerele

[login to view URL] I am very happy to bid your project. i'd like to work with you. I read your requirements carefully,i see what you mean. i've been experienced with Javascript, Python, Script Install, Shell Script, XML i 'll More

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deepthi2889

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VarunUnix

Hi, I can write shell script to perform your requirements, provided few pre-requisites. If I understood your statements correctly, In order "expect" utlity to automate ftp authentication Need few clarification More

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comred12

Hello there, i am experienced with mobile development and all sort of programming. I have 4+ years exp in .net/android/php/c#/mobile apps/native/hybrid/JSON/XML. i've already done automation jobs and bots that w More

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EasyDigiSoft

Hello there, I am experienced developer and I have made many scripts like this. Please call me so we can talk about more details. I can work on the project ASAP. thanks.

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ledioberdellima

Hello, I have experience developing automation scripts in Linux either using Bash or Python. I can finish your task in under 24 hours. Regards, Ledio

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sarthakmeh

Hey I know how to write a XML parser in shell or python. Python file can also be set as cron job which will run daily and do set of fucntions. I am working as Data engineer so hence I have written many parsers to parse More

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MohamedWinNT

Hi, I can make this script in python if you want, not in bash. If you are interested send me PM. Thanks.

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TimPollard

G'day, I'm an experienced Linux Systems Administrator and DevOps guy. Scripting up basic tasks like this and automating them through Cron is my bread-and-butter. I have no doubt I would be resolve your issue with More

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ChineseJin

Hello Dear! I read your project proposal carefully and understood clearly what you want. I am high skilled and rich experienced for your project.. If you want I can show you my skill and my past works to confirm my More

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