Issue with ncbi ftp server
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Sharon ▴ 10

Hello,

I have been trying to access the RefSeq of a bacteria using this link: https://ftp.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/genomes/refseq/bacteria/ however I am unable to gain access. The email address of the webmaster has not been mentioned too. Can someone please tell me what to do?

Thank you. Best wishes. Regards, Sharon.

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Mensur Dlakic ★ 15k

That directory doesn't exist. For future reference, try going backward one directory at a time until you get somewhere. That's what I did, and this directory could be what you want:

https://ftp.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/genomes/refseq_old/bacteria/

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Thank you for your help.

Regards, Sharon

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GenoMax 111k

It is not question of gaining access https://ftp.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/genomes/refseq/bacteria/ has become so large that a full listing takes a few minutes. You will eventually get the listing.

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Yesterday it was an issue of access, and it posted an error to that effect. Today it seems to be just a big wait for a large directory to load.

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Ok I see. Thanks for the insight

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