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

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ftp with pgp key

I am a LINUX user. I need to upload some files to a second server. This one uses PGP as security and I received a PGP key. Am I wrong when I say that I cannot use the ordinary FTP client program with ...
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FTP suddenly stopped listing files in a particular directory

I have a server on an inmotion hosting account that is suddenly acting strangely for FTP, but only in a particular directory. It is simply refusing to list the files. I've tried with two clients - ...
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If I had google fiber's 1GBPS, would uploading a 1GB file via FTP take exactly one second? [closed]

So if I had google fiber (1GBPS plan) and were to upload a 1 GB file via FTP server, would there be any delay or would it be limited to the download speed of a server?
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Transfer files between two NAS units on same network

So I have two Seagate BlackArmor 400 NAS units and I want to transfer a lot of files from one to the other. I can access both through a browser GUI and also are the shares I want to transfer between ...
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Need to FTP files to a website every 5 minutes from a local PC

On my local PC server. I have some HTML files which update every few minutes. I need to update/upload those files on a dir on my website every 5 minutes. Currently I'm using a batch script and ...
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How to download all files and folders using FTP via SSH? [duplicate]

I tried mget * but it only downloads files not folders. Is there a "download all" option?
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CLI: quickly download large amount of small files over ftp

I'm downloading a large number of small files (over 800, each around 5k). I'm doing this with lftp's mget command. But it's rather slow. Each file takes roughly 1s. Is there a tool/way to speed this ...
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Batch file to poll a folder for new files

I want to write a batch file which is triggered whenever a new file is added to a particular folder. I can schedule a task using schtasks. But I am looking for a solution based upon interrupt kind ...
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Filezilla Server keeps asking for password on boot

Every time I start my computer this screen appears: Usually this doesn't happen, it just logsin silently minimized in system tray. I already tried checking "Always connect to this server". Edit: ...
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Cant download 15,000 files via ssh linux [duplicate]

I have used wget, ncftp ftp etc, They all list around 5000 files at some sort of limit. I tryed using wget to get an exclusive file that didnt show up in the regular wget download and it worked. I ...
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How to download a zip/rar(content) in ASCII by a ftp

I am trying to download a file from a ftp server, the file is Zip/rar and I am using filezilla. I download the file in Acssi but the problem comes when I unzip the file and the files are in binary. ...
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Detected Port Scanning attack (eset SS6)

I'm getting this message on my firewall log files (on my computer). I'm using ESET Smart Security 6 and when ever I try to download files from the FTP server I manage to get a couple of files before ...
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Unknown host to access ftp on new server

I'm trying to connect to an FTP through a new server by command line, but I am getting the following error: Unknown host. I can access same ftp through other machines. How can I do for allow this ...
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Opening file/application through smb/ftp

I know that if I open a file/application through ftp, the file gets downloaded on windows 7 and then I run it. My questions are as follows: 1.On ftp on windows, does it get downloaded to the ...
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FTP, CentOS and SELinux Permissions

I am trying to use vsftpd to allow a user to ftp in and edit files in /var/www/html where most files are owned by apache. So far I have used setsebool to enable system wide ftp, and I've also used ...
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Auto transfer files in FTP with FileZilla

I want to auto transfer my files to my server after saving them, like in Dreamweaver and Notepad++. As of today i need to confirm the process before FileZilla transfers the files. Is there a solution ...
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Notepad++ FTP Sync with server on connection

Is it possible for notepad++ to automatically sync with a ftp server when you connect to it via etc. nppftp to get the files from the server; that you have set up a cache for on your local computer, ...
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How to reverse usermod -s /bin/false?

I only want to disable SSH access but retain FTP access to user myuser. I've perform the following command usermod -s /bin/false myuser. Upon testing, it disable both SSH and FTP. How can I reverse ...
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Using Filezilla to upload files to remote server under a proxy server

I am using Filezilla to upload files to my web server. I am under a proxy server of my college. I edited FTP proxy in Filezilla Settings. However, it shows the following error :- Status: Selected ...
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How to I setup a folder to pass files on without holding them?

Is it possible to create a folder where Whenever a file is placed in it, the file is automatically copied to another specified location and then the original file is deleted? What I'm trying to do ...
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FTP error 425 Can't open data connection

Here is my setup: windows 7 filezilla server installed on my local PC filezilla client installed on my local PC firewall disabled (just during the test) Server and Client seems to work fine (I can ...
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Is there an OSX application to sync a folder on your computer to a folder over FTP? [closed]

I've tried Expandrive / Macfuse as suggested on other questions, but it's TERRIBLY slow. In fact, when I'm editing files located on the server on local VIM, VIM itself becomes laggy for some reason! ...
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How can I move files from Windows to Linux using WinSCP?

I have putty and winscp, but winscp doesn't work in this case because I need to use a command cd ../public in order to enter the directory as I can't find it for some reason. How would I use putty ...
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Non-authoritative answer? Can't connect to my website?

Just recently I noticed I couldn't FTP to my site. Then I tried to just go to my site. It didn't work. I decided to wait a day to see if the problem fixed itself. So the next day at school tried going ...
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Cannot write to “HAIB_T47D_FoxA1.tar.gz” (Input/output error)

I am trying to download a dataset (bigger than 1 GB) using wget: wget http://cistrome.dfci.harvard.edu/MACSNatureProtocol/HAIB_T47D_FoxA1.tar.gz However, I always get the following error message: ...
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File uploads - Inherit Permissions - VSFTPD & Ubuntu Linux

When uploading files via FTP, they are inheriting the appropriate owner and group, but the permissions are incorrect. My group is webdev, the user I'm using is ryan, and he is part of the webdev ...
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FTP server time-out

I'm wondering why my FTP server won't work. I host an Apache web server off of an old computer, and decided to make a parallel FTP server for uploading files to the website. So I installed FileZilla ...
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Resolving an alias to a remote server [closed]

I have what I think is called an IP alias, which is used to access a Windows file server from a Unix server. The path on Unix looks something like: /folder/file.txt which is somehow resolved as: ...
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Cannot FTP to a specific server and seemingly random intervals

I administer a server that's hosted at GoDaddy and at seemingly random times I'm unable to FTP to the server from my desktop machine. I am able to FTP to the server from another machine on the same ...
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How would I broadcast a FTP website over WiFi? [closed]

I am running a FTP site locally on Windows 8 x64. (The FTP site is local. I'm not hosting it or anything). I have configured IIS with a FTP Site at a certain IP address. So how will I make users ...
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I need to SSH into VirtualBox Ubuntu, but I'm an idiot noob [closed]

I'm running a basic Ubuntu 12.10 server with LAMP and OpenSSH packages installed in VirtualBox. The reason I did this is because my school's server breaks connection when I need to FTP my projects ...
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Backup my files on every ftp change

I have a raspberry pi with a webserver and ftpserver running. (apache and proftpd) its just a little website, a playground. I would like my files to be backed up every time I update/change them via ...
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Odd Win7 connex issue (WinSCP, puTTY, FTP command line)

I have searched in many forums and Google and have not seen anyone else mention this issue. So I hope I just missed it and someone can help. This issue I am encountering is this: Whether I use ...
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FTP move files/folder on remote server in FileZilla

I have a folder on my server that I want to move to a different location on that same server. I see that I can move a file/folder into a sibling folder, or up one folder, by dragging it over the ...
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How can I get FTP/Remote Editing on Sublime Text on Windows 7 (open source)?

I really dig Sublime Text (replacing Ultra Edit for me), but not being able to edit files remotely kills my workflow. I've tried all kinds of things like syncing over ssh, rsync, etc., but these all ...
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How can I configure FTP on an Amazon EC2 instance for use with Dreamweaver?

I'm setting up a web server on EC2 running Debian GNU/Linux 6.0. For simplicity's sake I'd like to use FTP. I realize this is insecure but I'm using Dreamweaver which doesn't support SFTP (see this ...
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ftp program that can perform the same operation on multiple servers

If I have 5 servers, and each server has the exact same file structure, is there a ftp program that can replicate the same operation on all the servers? e.g.: /wwwroot/site1/ Now if I want to copy ...
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Mac FTP client that can synchronize based on checksum like rsync

I have gotten pretty used to the -c option with rsync which will compare the checksum of the files to see if there are changes instead of relying on times. Unfortunately there are a couple projects i ...
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Why cannot `ftp` program read a file in /tmp directory?

While making an automated ftp upload script, I noticed a very strange behaviour of ftp program: if I want to send a file which belongs to /tmp directory, ftp will always fail and give an error ...
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Get Directory/file structure without payload

I need to recursively retreive the file/directory structure of an FTP server, getting only file names (without payload). Can you help me how to do this (curl, wget, ...)? The result should be the ...
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How to configure SFTP at amazon EC2 WITHOUT key file [closed]

My EC2 server running a Debian distribution: Debian GNU/Linux 6.0 I need to connect dreamweaver to an Amazon EC2 instance but it is not working with keys. I need do configure my server to work ...
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Which is the folder of my ftp server in my website?

I'm the administrator of a website and I use a cPanel to manage it, and/or Filezilla to upload and download my files. The thing that I can't understand is which is my root ftp forlder. There is a ...
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Ftp put breaks my gif ?

Using the following script, I upload gifs on my ftp server. The scripts seems to work, but when I tried to access the image in my browser they are broken. Any idea why ? #!/bin/sh ...
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How can I automate FTP downloads based on date without bi-directional syncing?

I have a particular FTP-related situation that I'm having trouble finding a solution for. I need an FTP download/syncing application that can operate within the following parameters: It must run ...
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Who creates /home/<user>/Public every (boot) time?

I have a debian squeeze machine on which, after every boot, there is an empty directory "Public" (yes, capital P) in all the /home-Folders. It obviously looks SMB- or FTP-related, but I can't figure ...
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Searching for a robust Linux FTP server with short string response codes [closed]

We are huge fans vsftpd and have been using it for years because of it's robustness. We are; however, coming into issues with costs. Many of our environments that we work in are at the "ends of the ...
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Using Tor SOCKS5 proxy with FTP clients (FileZilla)

I am working on an FTP server that doesn't accept connections from any IP (including my home one). I tried to use FileZilla and FireFTP with Tor (using SOCKS5). They both connect, but they fail to ...
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Could not ping to registered host service from terminal

A very good day to all of you . Yesterday i registered with byethost11.com and registered for free hosting service . The registration was done successfully and they provided me with the hostname , ...
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Make FTP Server on virtualbox work in passive mode

I have an ubuntu server installed on a virtual box. I installed proftpd in it and forwarded the port 21 (ftp port) from the network settings of the virtual box. The problem is the ftp client is using ...
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FTP block issue on windows 7

for a long time i could access our ftp from explorer like open explorer and type ftp://mysite.com and put Uid & pass and click enter then ftp open where i can copy file delete file etc. last ...