Python - Basic FTP Downloader

This python script will connect to a designated FTP server. Obtain a list of all files, then sort all files with a .jpa extension and then download the latest one.

In order to do this regular expressions are used to build a list of files only containing .jpa file extensions. This list is then sorted by each of the integers contained within each file name.

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Tags: Python, FTP

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R Donato

Rick Donato is the Founder and Chief Editor of He currently works as an SDN/NFV Solutions Architect and has a keen interest in automation and the cloud.

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