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

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How to configure apt-cacher for ftp

A few days ago i set up an apt-cache server. The clients are configured to use it as a proxy. This is necessary because we usually use ftp (and i also feals "cleaner"). So my apt.conf looks like this: ...
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No longer able to access Centos 6 VPS the “normal” way?

So I still yes do have access to the serial console stuff but I am really limited on my options now. I did numerous things before I had rebooted my VPS so I really can't pinpoint what I did to cause ...
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Windows 7 - Google Chrome messed up my FTP settings

I accidentally installed Google Chrome, which came with an Adobe Flash Player update. I didn't need another browser as I already have Firefox, so I uninstalled Chrome. However, this seems to have ...
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ftp error `530 Permission denied` on Redhat Linux System

I am using right username still I'm getting the below error on my Redhat Server: [root@server2 log]# ftp localhost Connected to localhost.localdomain. 220 (vsFTPd 2.0.5) 530 Please login with USER ...
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Set up write permissions for VSFTPD user

I have a raspberry pi microcontroller with VSFTPD running on it, I am trying to write files to it but keep getting permission denied errors. I have the vsftpd.conf file setup correctly I have: ...
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Ubuntu FTP Server - Hetzner

I have an FTP Backup Server in Hetzner with details Backup Server: u*****.your-backup.de I am trying to connect to it through my ubuntu server using command $ ftp u*****.your-backup.de and i see ...
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Why was I able to connect with SSH2 to an SFTP server with gFTP?

I'm learning Linux and on Windows when I used Filezilla I would connect using the sftp protocol. I noticed gFTP didn't have the option so I tried SSH2 and set the port to 22 and it worked. Why did ...
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FTPS versus SFTP versus SCP

I would like to know exactly what the difference is between the following protocols: FTPS, SFTP, and SCP. For instance Unix has an scp tool, FileZilla offers FTP and SFTP, whereas JetBrains PhpStorm ...
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LFTP mirror replaces newer files with older ones?

Did I read this correctly in the LFTP man page for the mirror command? --only-newer turns off file size comparison and uploads/downloads only newer files even if size is different. By ...
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Does Windows require IE to access ftp sites?

If I remove Internet Explorer from my computer, can I still access FTP sites using Windows Explorer ?
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Connection timeout when transferring file via FTP

I am trying to upload my csv file to a Unix server using FTP in the Windows cmd window, and at the end of the process I get this message: 425 Unable to build data connection: Connection timed out ...
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Where can I get the ftpput source code?

Where can I get the ftpput source code? I want to use it on embedded Linux. There is a ftpput command in BusyBox, but it does not support uploading a file to a directory.
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Windows Server 2008 R2 FTP different permissions for internet and local network users

I got a task with strange requirements. I have to set up IIS FTP server with two folders for example F1 and F2. F1 should be available for read for all users (without authorization). F2 should be ...
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local user cannot access vsftpd server

I'm currently running a vsftpd server and I added the necessary configurations in vsftpd.conf so that local users can use clients like FileZilla to manage their homes in a server. I found out that ...
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LFTP when used with proxies doesn't work

can't seem to use LFTP with proxies that require authentification correctly on my Ubuntu server. When I use it with proxy that doesn't require username/password everything seems fine: lftp lftp ...
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Set up local FTP Server Using FileZilla

I want to set up my desktop computer with FileZilla server so that I can connect to it on my laptop via FTP using FileZilla client. I do not want to make the server accessible outside of my internet ...
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Map FTP folder to folder on different FTP server

In my team we work a lot with FTP. We upload and download files from several different servers daily. Currently every member of the team manages access credentials to each FTP server locally on their ...
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How to make FTP Server in Mavericks listen on IPv6 interfaces?

Althought native IPv6 connectivity is not yet possible with my ISP, I can access IPv6 websites via 6to4 tunnel. The Server App in Mac OS X Mavericks comes with FTP features. However it seems to accept ...
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Files not sent (msdos/ftp)

I have a problem. I tried to upload a video to my company platform by ftp using msdos comands. The conection does ok and it returns the message "ftp: 687036 bytes sent in 1.75s 393.49kbytes/s. ftp>" ...
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How to end FTP session on Chrome?

I've just opened an ftp site through Chrome which requires authentication, and I've logged in with some credentials. Now I need to re-log in on that FTP with some different credentials. How can I ...
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FileZilla can't send any files at all

I have been using FileZilla for several years, and I have seen this error many times in the past, but a restart of FileZilla has always fixed it in the past. Now, whenever I try to upload any files to ...
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How to download all of project euler's problems using wget

I'm trying to download all of Project Euler's problems using the command wget -m http://www.projecteuler.net/ but all it downloads is the first page i.e index.html and stops. I've tried using --user ...
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Retrieving FTP file over max transfer size

I had a coworker upload an 8GB file to our FTP server. When I try to download it, I'm given '553 Cannot send file larger than 4 gigabytes.' message. Are there any hacks to get around this transfer ...
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FFMpeg FTP output issue, can't output to MP4 format

I have a problem with FFMpeg when I want to convert video to MP4, and output to FTP. Simply try to do this (and it will not work): ffmpeg.exe -i test.avi ftp://127.0.0.1/dumped.mp4 But it works ...
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Why do I see FTP prompt when I do not have any FTP server running on my machine?

Why do I see the ftp prompt when I do not have any FTP Server running on my machine ? When I do : C:\Users\user>ftp localhost ftp> I see the ftp prompt ?
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How to make FileZilla open all the required files with one click

Is there any way of configuring FileZilla so that I can open all the files on a server that I use to edit with just one click. For example if the files are like this: /home/abc/def/one.txt ...
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How to delete all files inside public_ftp folder and its sub folders which are older than X days using Cron Job?

I want a way to run Cron job (automatically daily) on server that will delete all files only (not folders) which are older than X days from today's date, in the public_ftp folder and all its sub ...
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Is there any way I can check if FTP server is running on a particular server?

How to check if ftp server is running on a particular server ? For example I want to know if there is ftp server running for the IP xxx.xxx.xxx.xx. Is there any way I can get the information ? Name ...
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Problems to configure FTP server

Im try configure Vsftpd in Ubuntu installed on a computer that works as Server in my office. This server have the next local IP: 192.168.1.20 I need that, others pc (inside the LAN) connect via FTP ...
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FTP or NFS for large number of files?

What is the best option between FTP and NFS if I have 1 million files (~1 TB) to transfer? I want to make sure that files don't get corrupted during the transfer.
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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 ...