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Status Future consideration
Workspace App Connect
Created by Guest
Created on Apr 24, 2015

File Input Node FTP Subdirectory Poll

In IIB v10 during File Input Node use for Remote Location, Subdirectory search option and also allow wild card use while giving directory will be a good shortcut for development.

It will be nice if File Input Node supports to use of patterned(./*/Input) Remote subdirectory as ./dir/Input/ , ./dir1/Input/ , ./dir2/Input/ , ./dir3/Input/. Also a Poll Option for include all subdirectories permit to access by given FTP user in remote directories.

Idea priority High
RFE ID 70111
RFE Product IBM App Connect Enterprise (formerly IBM Integration Bus)
  • Admin
    Ben Thompson
    Jul 7, 2021

    Idea / RFE Review. As noted, whilst we have support for wildcarding the name of the file which is polled for, and exclusion patterns, and local subdirectory polling, unfortunately we don't currently offer wildcarding of the remote (S)FTP directory name. This enhancement request has received moderate support since it was raised so we intend to continue monitoring for business justification for investment. Idea is maintained as status of "Future consideration".

  • Guest
    Oct 7, 2015

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Integration
    Product - IBM Integration Bus (WebSphere Message Broker) - IIB

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Connectivity and Integration
    Product - IBM Integration Bus (WebSphere Message Broker) - IIB

  • Guest
    Jun 3, 2015

    Thanks for raising this RFE. I interpret this request as wanting similar behaviour for subdirectory and patterned poll that you get with local directories for FTP as well. Status of this RFE is updated to Uncommitted Candidate.