Using the File or FTP transport to trigger a proxy service upon arrival of a new file
In this recipe, we will trigger a proxy service upon arrival of a file in a certain location. We will implement both, a proxy service listening on a folder in a local filesystem as well as one listening to a remote location via FTP.
In order to make working with the FTP example as simple as possible, we first install a simple local FTP server:
- From http://coreftp.com/server/index.html, download the Core FTP Server.
- Start the installer and click through it (leave all options on default).
- Create a folder
- Launch the Core FTP Server executable. ...