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#1 HungryEyes

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Posted 05 January 2014 - 02:21 PM

Hey guys,

 

This question is by no surprising going to strike many of you as "noobie", and I apologize for it.

 

It is a rather general question regarding FTP transfers.

 

I currently run a Minecraft (game) server that players log into frequently.  Well, I am downloading the entire server (all of the files, everything.) to disk (which is over 3 gigs of data).

 

My question is, should I shut down the server while I do this?  I figure since things may change in the server throughout the download, could this possibly corrupt anything, or cause issues?

 

Thank you.



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