Opened 13 years ago

Last modified 13 years ago

#2632 closed Feature request

on "all transfers done" do shutdown, disconnect, etc.

Reported by: some11 Owned by: Eirik
Priority: normal Component: FileZilla Client
Keywords: Cc: some11, Eirik, Tim Kosse, Alexander Schuch
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I love running it anywhere...
Just that sometimes, I deal with big files, and dont wanna hang about just to turn off the PC once it done... Could there be a feature to help me out?

Change History (9)

comment:1 by Tim Kosse, 13 years ago

Will be implemented in future version. Eddan is working on it.

comment:2 by Alexander Schuch, 13 years ago

I try to collect very related other feature requests here as well:
[ 542746 ] Disconnect when transfer complete (closed and referred to this)

comment:3 by Alexander Schuch, 13 years ago

[ 1517081 ] Notify in any way when transfer queue empties (closed and referred to this):

  • show a message
  • play a sound
  • execute a program
  • send a winpopup msg

[ 542746 ] Disconnect when transfer complete (closed and referred to this):

  • logout user

comment:4 by Alexander Schuch, 13 years ago

Maybe this should be kept as specialised as possible, that is, only add the things which are really unique to a finished transfer queue, like: disconnect, logout user, shutdown computer, stand-by computer.

The other suggestions should be implemented using a notification system, like the one KDE has where any combination of notifications can be triggered by an event, like: sound, message box, flashing icon/program in taskbar, running a given program, etc.

comment:5 by Alexander Schuch, 13 years ago

Maybe have "run program" as well as option. This can be used to run a script to disconnect mapped networks, or to play a sound, if needed.

comment:6 by Alexander Schuch, 13 years ago

[ 794308 ] shutdown on complete (closed and referred to this):

  • close FileZilla
  • restart failed transfers

comment:7 by Eirik, 13 years ago

Patch [ 1785490 ] implements some of the wanted features of this RFE:

  • Close FileZilla
  • Run program/command
  • Disconnect from server
  • Shutdown system (win only)
  • Reboot system (win only)

Shutdown and reboot are win only because you need superuser rights to do it under Unix; we don't want to encourage people to run FZ as root. On other systems, shutdown and reboot are not currently implemented in wxWidgets, so this can't be done atm.

[ 794308 ] mentions "restart failed transfers". Failed transfers requires user attention, we cannot just try to restart them. This won't be implemented.
[ 1517081 ] mentions "play a sound". With "run command" you can do this manually. I might implement this in a more elegant way later.

So the only thing missing for this RFE to be closed is "send a popupmsg"/"show a message" which I hopefully will remember to do soon.

comment:8 by Eirik, 13 years ago

Previously mentioned patch also includes "show message" and "play sound" now.

comment:9 by Eirik, 13 years ago

My submitted patch got accepted. Can be found in next nightly build from

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