FTP (File Transfer Protocol) is a common protocol for transferring files between computers over networks

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Can not upload file to vsftpd FTP server on CentOS running on Virtual Box

so here is the situation. i have already setup my FTP server on my CentOS on VirtualBox, i can successfully connect. to it using my HostOS FileZilla Client. but here is the problem, i can't upload ...
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FTP - how to upload multiple files to FTP from linux server?

I have for example database backups in my linux server and I would like to write a script to upload it to remote FTP. I tried put command, but it can only transfer one file at a time. Then tried mput ...
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Why am I temporarily unable to delete a file from my IIS FTP server on 2008 R2?

Here is a CSV export of what I have been able to gather. "Time of Day","Process Name","PID","Operation","Path","Result","Detail" "3:11:08.7620204 ...
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How can I open file from terminal (UNIX), in eclipse (Win7)?

I am using Remote System Explorer (RSE) to FTP into my unix server. I see the files on my server. But what I want to do is launch the terminal and rlogin into a different machine, and open the file/s ...
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How do I keep my file transfers from sucking up all my bandwidth?

How do I set up a router so that my file transfers have 2nd priority? My VOIP and GoToMeetings suffer if we are transferring large files from our internal network to a hosted server. 70 gig backup ...
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FileZilla successfully connects but fails to upload

From FileZilla, I can successfully connect to my webserver but attempting to upload any file to any location fails. Here is the log of that process: Status: Resolving address of mythofechelon.co.uk ...
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Final FTP Configuration

I built an FTP server in my house, so I simply want to backup my new files from the office to my home FTP server that is always online. These files are scheduled to compress the difference between a ...
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How Do I provide client support in sshd

I have Target board where sshd is a daemon which will set the sftp-server and listen to client trying to connect to board using sftp protocol.But there when I try to connect to other machine from ...
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FTP cmd works but other FTP clients fail?

Recently I configured a VPS with cPanel and set up a FTP account. Currently my VPS only has an IP address instead of using a hostname. I can use terminal command "ftp" to login and transfer files. ...
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Use ncftpput to upload the folder content, not the folder itself

I'm trying to upload the content of a folder to ftp server using ncftpput -R -v -u "username" ftp.nixcraft.biz /nixcraft/forum /tmp/phpbb but I don't want to create a phpbb folder I want to upload its ...
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Getting exit codes from LFTP

I'm using a short lftp script on cron to download files after they are uploaded to an ftp server. lftp -u user,pass sftp://server:port -e 'mget -c -E path/to/file/*.zip -O ...
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421 service not available remote server has closed connection ftp

What is the below error , I am getting while logging into my ftp server. "421 service not available remote server has closed connection ftp" How can I create a FTP user for ftp login in solaris
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Why is Cygwin ftp hanging on connect?

I'm trying to use the Cygwin ftp client in Windows 7 but it just hangs on connect: $ ftp -d ftp.redhat.com User (ftp.redhat.com:(none)): anonymous ---> USER anonymous Password:   Windows ...
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retrieve the status of a backgrounded lftp session

I have an ongoing ftp upload with lftp which is backgrounded and i am wondering if there is a method to retrieve the status of the upload in a scripted way. What i've figured out so far is a way to ...
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Can I know if the directory listing property is correctly setted on a FTP server?

I have to create a specific directory structure on an anonymous FTP server, these directories will contain some metadata files that will be read from a bot of a specific service...but this is not ...
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Can I run two FTP sites on one server using two different IP addresses?

So we currently have our FTP site running on one computer (Mac OS-X) with one IP address. We are trying to host a second FTP site running off of the same computer, but with a different IP address. Is ...
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How to fix ftp 550 Socket I/O in Windows 7

I'm trying to ftp a file, I can log in, /cd successfully but it's giving I/O error after I try to put the file. This is the problem I see after migrating to Windows 7. ftp> put rtmmast.csv 200 ...
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How to connect to a remote server to make instant file edits?

I don't know what the technical term for this is, but at my workplace every computer has a mapped network drive which lets me access all files on the server which I believe is located in the same ...
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vsftpd on CentOS - permissions

I've searched a lot and I can't find a properly answer for my case. I think it has something to do with groups, but I can't discover a solution that fits me. So here's the deal: I have a home server ...
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How to secure FTP passwords

What do others do to secure FTP passwords? My scenario doesn't seem too unique to contract web developers and web marketing/design companies, but having trouble finding any answers I like online. ...
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Arch Linux ARM: Send email after successful ftp transfer

I have a script running on my box that checks every 5 minutes to see if a certain time type was uploaded to a folder on my Ftp server. I would like for it to send an email when the transfer is ...
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Create new FTP user on IIS, in Windows 7 [duplicate]

I am "trying to" set up IIS, on a windows 7, professional system, as an ftp server. I have it running, thanks to following tutorial: However, I would now like to, create own users, and folders for ...
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Create FTP account under standard user

I run multiple client websites on a VPS purchased from Dreamhost. When I initially set up this VPS, I only required one user. I created a user called "thoughtspace" with the home directory at ...
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Image names with international characters - 404 error

Hi I'm trying to figure out what's wrong, and maybe someone can help me out. I recently moved a bunch of images over to a new server and imported them into my wordpress database. Many of these images ...
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Apache2 Virtual Hosts Wordpress FTP Failed

I'm trying to set up a hosting server where I can start putting up multiple sites. I'm having problems installing a wordpress theme using FTP. I've got a virtual host up, and it points ...
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Getting FTP working on an Azure VM, connection closed

I'm struggling to connect to FTP on a new VM in Azure. I made a new Virtual Machine from the default image (Windows Server 2012 Datacenter) and RDPed into the new VM. I then enabled the Web Server ...
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FTP not letting me upload files

I am able to connect to my FTP host properly, but whenever I upload any file I get some error. Here are some examples: Why can't I upload files?
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Amazon EC2 setup vsftpd users correclty

I am starting to use Amazon EC2. A couple of days ago I managed to setup vsftpd and created some users, each of who was linked to a folder with its name... eg: /home/user1, /home/user2 It works ...
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Are all internet file downloads using FTP protocol?

I heard, FTP is used to transfer files over a network. Also heard that it uses TCP port 20 and 21. So TCP is connection oriented. We have acknowledgments. If the transmission is lost, we should be ...
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wget ftp with credentials for a list of files

This SuperUser question isn't quite what I need. Is there a way to do something like this wget ftp://myname:longpassword@someipddress/images/ -i file_list.txt I want to use the same credentials and ...
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Script for CRON (FTP get files EVERY MINUTE)

I want to create a script that must run with a CRON every minute (Q: Is it wise to run CRON FTP/wget every minute?) compares local directory with remote directory (Q: do I use FTP or wget and how ...
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FTP I/O Error Ubuntu VM

I have an Ubuntu 12.1 VM running on Windows Azure. I've been trying to connect via FTP to upload files to the VM but I'm having problems. I installed and set up vsftpd, like is outlined here (and ...
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Can't store Youtube videos directly to my FTP home server

I have a TP-Link TD-W8968 ADSL router modem, which supports FTP server application by hooking a USB mass storage device on it. Previously I was downloading all my .torrent files to my computer, but ...
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FTP Connection and file transfer through putty

can we use psftp to download, upload, list ...etc from ftp account. as it always gives me connection time out when trying to connect using connection batch like.. "c:\Program Files (x86)\PuTTY\psftp" ...
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Associate FTP links with FileZilla in Win8 (or any specific exe with a protocol)

Like Associate FTP hyperlink to filezilla, I want to associate FTP links with FileZilla, only I'm on Windows 8. When I open an FTP link or try to set the associated app for FTP links, I don't get an ...
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target directory empty when mirroring a site with lftp

I am trying to mirror a website that I only have access to via HTTP into a directory on an FTP server. I connect to my FTP server and run: mirror http://some_url target_directory lftp then proceeds ...
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Is there an FTP client with encryption? [closed]

I am looking for an FTP client for Mac that can encrypt files so account provider wouldn't read my data. Is it even possible? I am not looking for encrypted transfer, I am looking for encrypted ...
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Run an ftp batch file from within a batch file

I have a scheduled task which executes the commands in my file ftp.txt every day. The file can be seen below, it connects via ftp to my site and puts 3 XML files on to my web server. command: ftp ...
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Proper permissions with vsftp on CentOS

I recently migrated from Apache on shared server to nginx on a VPS. I installed and configured vsftp in a manner that whenever I add a new user on server, its accessible by ftp. Now to problem is ...
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Setting up Apache with multiple FTP users and vsftpd

I'm trying to get my Apache setup with a single user 'ftpuser' both be able to share/access the /var/www/html directory, which contains various files/sub directories. However, when I log in via FTP ...
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FTP users can't go home

OS X Server 10.8.4 I have 2 ftp users in Server.app and can't set a home directory for each ftp user. If I have a choosed directory in Server.app - FTP. First and Second FTP users will connect to ...
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Use FTP command line to get file with absolute path

I am wondering if with an FTP command line utility, you can use the FTP get command to get a file with an absolute path, as opposed to having to cd into each successive directory to get a file. When ...
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FTP batch file works from command line but not scheduled task

I want a windows scheduled task to execute an ftp batch file which will upload some files to my server. If i run the argument below from the command line then it executes successfully. ftp -i ...
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FTP upload : Authentication failed

I failed to upload files by pure-ftpd with MySQL support. In pure-ftpd server log I saw the following: pure-ftpd: (?@mail.somedomain.com) [INFO] New connection from mail.somedomain.com pure-ftpd: ...
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Enable FTP disable SSH

I would like to know how enabling FTP access while disabling SSH access for all users except root and admin. I tried to change the shell : /usr/sbin/nologin is no good because disable both and ...
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Using putty to move xml files to server

Currently there is a windows scheduled task which every day moves a number of xml files to a website via putty. I need these files to continue to be moved to their current location whilst i create a ...
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FireFTP with Hotspot Shield

I can use the FireFTP fine until I turn the Hotspot Shield on, then I cannot connect anymore. I think I need to configure the proxy settings in FireFTP but what I have tried so far did not work. ...
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How to set up a FTP server

I am in need of creating an FTP server that can be accessed across the internet; with a bunch of space. I currently have a computer that I'm considering using, though, if it is not deemed to be good ...
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How do I connect to a ftp/sftp site?

I need to provide an url to a third party company so that they can log in and download the file. The problem is that I don't know the url for my ftp/sftp site due to my very limited knowledge in ftp. ...
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Need to transfer multiple large files with strong tolerance to delay and intermittency

I need to transfer a directory of large files (~1.5G each) from my laptop at locations with variable intermittent connectivity and high round-trip delay (e.g. From hotels in Asia to servers in ...