The Stack Overflow podcast is back! Listen to an interview with our new CEO.

Questions tagged [ftp]

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

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
-1
votes
2answers
240 views

Setup a server at 192.168.1.x which is accessible by 10.1.1.x

My University provides each hotel room with a LAN connection (with IP of form 10.1.1.x) which is in the same network as the rest of the campus network. Since I need multiple devices to connect to the ...
1
vote
1answer
342 views

FTP/FTPS looks like it's gradually being deprecated. What are Windows + browser clients moving to and what should I provide instead? [closed]

In the past I've used FTP over TLS to let non-technical friends and family remotely access important files on my server. I've just found that they can't do so using Firefox any more, and the firefox ...
-2
votes
1answer
344 views

Passive mode FTP works over WAN but not LAN

I'm using pure-ftpd 1.0.46 on Ubuntu 18.04 as the server, with TLS and certificates signed by Let's Encrypt. I have no issues connecting and transferring over WAN. I'm using passive mode, the ports ...
1
vote
1answer
60 views

How to verify if a Windows network path I don't have access to is valid?

One of my FTP jobs is failing to place a file in a Windows network directory. I'm assuming the reason for this is a change in the network path as it never had an issue in the past. For example: \\...
1
vote
1answer
451 views

How to check if a FTP server supports EPSV (Extended Passive) mode

From this answer, I now know what is the difference between PASV and EPSV modes. Is there a definitive way of knowing if the FTP server supports EPSV? Is it enough to just check the response of the ...
1
vote
1answer
503 views

Is there a way to fast copy files from old ftp server to another ftp server?

Moving to a new host I need to copy big files and my upload speed is slow to do that from my PC. How can I copy from old ftp server (PHP) to new one directly ?
1
vote
0answers
158 views

Unable to connect to vsftpd instance managed by xinetd on Centos 7

I am attempting to run an instance of vsftpd and have additional access controls and logging performed by xinetd. On the VM running both services, I can successfully initiate a ftp connection and ...
2
votes
1answer
283 views

Run an SFTP or FTP server independently from system user accounts

Is it possible to run an SFTP server without using the SSH daemon, in "userspace" so to speak? I don't like how the system's user accounts are tied to the login credentials, I'd much rather have a ...
2
votes
1answer
658 views

AWS EC2 FTP Failed to Retrieve Directory Listing

I know this question has been asked to death (1, 2, 3, 4) but I must be missing something here that I just can't get it working. The FTP login is successful but fails at the directory listing ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

how to download from a FTP over HTTP link?

I simply want to download this package listed on this link: https://ftp.icm.edu.pl/packages/NetBSD/ But I am not getting exactly what it is. FTP over HTTP? Thought I am able to see the files but I ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

How come active ftp works when i am behind firewall?

I understand what active FTP is, basically my machine connects to the FTP Server and then the FTP Server connects to my machine. I am behind a firewall, and I do not have any port forwarding set (...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

FTP IPs won't open in Explorer

Windows 10 keeps asking me for a default program to open an FTP IP. It's been working fine up until about 20 minutes ago, now its badgering me to have a default app for it, and I can't set explorer ...
1
vote
1answer
90 views

Ubuntu vsftpd create user with access to one directory but restrict ssh access

I've created a user ftp_user and then i restricted its access to /var/www/html/folder. It worked just fine but then i found out that i could connect trough ssh using Putty with that ftp_user and its ...
0
votes
1answer
136 views

Apache use SFTP instead of HTTP to serve files

Is it possible to serve files using SFTP instead of HTTP for Apache? I'm trying to host files on Apache and the files are 100MB+.
1
vote
1answer
208 views

Pure-FTPd sending right pasv response, but wrong IP received

I started my ftp server with pure-ftpd -l puredb:/etc/pure-ftpd/pureftpd.pdb -E -j -R -P 67.68.xxx.xx -s -A -j -Z -H -4 -E -R -G -X -x -d -d -U 113:000 -p 30000:30009 -c 50 -C 5 In my Pure-FTPd log ...
3
votes
3answers
365 views

Does LFTP support keepalive for FTP/SFTP?

In the documentation it's not clear whether lftp support keepalive for FTP and SFTP protocols. Does someone know the answer?
0
votes
0answers
45 views

How access SQL Server “Backup” folder via FTP with IIS

I have on Azure VM an IIS running several websites. I can access those sites files using the FTP server feature of IIS. My problem is I am unable to add a new site to access de "Backup" folder of the ...
0
votes
0answers
49 views

Unable to authenticate FTP over public IP after router change

Recently I switched internet providers, and so I was provided a new router (which is locked to the ISP so I cannot use my old router) with a new IP. After setting it up and port forwarding my server ...
0
votes
1answer
67 views

Serv-U problems with Windows Defender Antivirus and Windows Firewall

We are using Serv-U FTP Server in a Windows 10 Pro machine. Starting two weeks ago, Windows Defender detects Serv-U as a threat and stops it. Serv-U was already in the antivirus list exceptions. ...
0
votes
1answer
51 views

Fast and reliable transfer of multigigabyte directory to remote Windows machine?

I need to transfer 100K+ images (~15GB) to a Windows VM running on Azure. I used standard Windows Remote Desktop resource sharing to allow access to my local drive and tried drag-and-drop using File ...
1
vote
1answer
633 views

How can I add a FTP server as local folder?

I want to add my FTP server as an local drive so that I can select it in Intellij. Currently I've added the FTP like an network drive in Windows but I can't see it when I click "Open new Project" in ...
-1
votes
1answer
139 views

mount sftp through blocked port using proxy

I'll apologise in advance, because I'm 90% sure this question has been asked somewhere before, but I can't figure this out, decide what's better and I'm completely unfamiliar with all of this. My ...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

FileZilla always takes too long to start or do local operations

I work with FileZilla Client during all the day, and I'm having a lot of problems when I need to do quick local actions (like create folders, for e.g.), and whenever I try to open it. After clicking ...
2
votes
1answer
293 views

FileZilla can not connect to Windows

I have a FileZilla software in my Mac, it can connect to the Linux system by 22 port. but I can not use it connect to Windows Server. With the bellow information: Status: Retrying... Status: ...
3
votes
1answer
79 views

Software to automate your FTP downloads [closed]

How can I automate my FTP downloads and remotely check the status of my downloads? Is there a way that can be done by some software? Or, is it possible that a software can email (and shutdown) my ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

FTP: connect: No route to host error

On my PC I have VMware with two VMs, both are Fedora. I am trying to use FTP between them, but I'm getting: ftp: connect: No route to host Here the output when I ping from VM1 to VM2: [root@...
1
vote
1answer
47 views

What the most similar OS to RED HAT ENTERPRISE LINUX 5.3

I should have a test in a few days on RED HAT ENTERPRISE LINUX 5.3 OS. I will need to ping from one machine to another, to use FTP etc.. Since It's for my personal use and I'm not a company I can't ...
2
votes
1answer
150 views

Does IIS FTP Lock Files when Client is Downloading?

I've been sent here from the nomral Stack Overflow with my issue TL;DR : Does IIS FTP service lock files while said files are being accessed, specifically downloaded, by an FTP client? So I've got ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

Cannot connect to FTP via Filezilla on Lightsail

I created an instance of Debian on Amazon Lightsail. Everything works fine except FTP. I added port 21 to the firewall: Next, I followed these instructions to the letter on how to install proftpd: ...
0
votes
0answers
105 views

How to open a shortcut with Windows Explorer with no option for “More Apps” or “Browse For Program”

I created a shortcut to an ftp server in Windows Explorer only to have it not work because of permission issues. I connected in FileZilla and realized it was SFTP, not FTP. So I created a new shortcut ...
0
votes
1answer
391 views

Raspberry Pi, WinSCP “Permission Denied”, have tried everything

I keep getting "Permission denied" when trying to edit files, and I've tried everything I've googled to try and fix this. Here is a picture of the problem I'm referring to. Here's what I know: 1) I'...
0
votes
0answers
298 views

FTP Azure 530 User cannot log in

ftp to Azure webapp not working today... no clue what is happening. was working weeks ago in my last deploy. Status: Connection established, waiting for welcome message... Status: Initializing TLS... ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Upload file to ftps from command line

I need to upload single file to ftp on port 21. I used this: curl -T testFtpFile ftps://host -P 21 --user my_user Bu i am receiving: Failed to connect to host port 990: Connection refused How can I ...
1
vote
0answers
65 views

FTP upload fails if using a browser

I'm trying to share large photo files from a relative using FTP to my web site (Linux hosted). I create a folder there for them with a user password. And it works fine using Win7 Windows Explorer to ...
-1
votes
1answer
36 views

Colleagues can't connect to external FTP-server

Two of my colleagues can't establish a connection to a FTP server via FileZilla. One of them can connect through Dreamviewer, but the other can't connect with none of them. They can ping it. I can ...
0
votes
1answer
481 views

ftp files via intermediate jump-server

In my company we access our remote electronic devices through a jump server. When we need to download files from the devices we do the following: ssh jump.server.com wget ftp//device_ip/filepath (...
0
votes
0answers
478 views

Why can I no longer access my websites, via PuTTY and FileZilla?

For many years, I have been using PuTTY and Filezilla when managing my websites. I have used these programs, with no problems up until now. For the past 5 days, I have been away where I have not ...
2
votes
1answer
202 views

FTP/SFTP with Windows Laptop [duplicate]

I am trying to access my Windows laptop from my Mac. I am using Filezilla and FTP/SFTP. I am not sure if Filezilla only works with remote servers. Right now I am using the username, password, public ...
0
votes
2answers
276 views

FTP with Terminal and Vim

Is is possible to transfer files from local machine to server using FTP and terminal. For instance, can I create a file locally with vim, write my code, save it, then transfer that to a server without ...
0
votes
2answers
34 views

How can I create an FTP drop box that another user can see?

Disclaimer, I won't lie, am restarting a question I couldn't solve before On Linux I want to create a dropbox where an FTP user can write files (user A), but not see them afterwards, while another ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Excel 2013 Slow to open over FTP

I have a user who's opening a 2 MB file over our FTP network. It takes the system about 40 seconds to open it after the password (set through standard Microsoft file encryption no macros or add-ins ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

Transferring a file from one server to another server, initiated from a third computer

I'm trying to make a site to site transfer with the following configuration. I have an old server (server-A), the new server (server-B), and my workstation (wks), on which I'd like to launch the ...
0
votes
1answer
113 views

Pure-FPTD-Mysql TLS SFTP : permission denied

I've a working FTP service on my server, connected to a MySQL database to manage my users, using pure-ftpd-mysql. I try to enable the FTP users to use SFTP. The FTP login works fine, but the SFTP ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

Moving Large Amounts of Data to Virtual Machine

I have a physical server right now with a repository of many gigabytes of media files I need to move to a new virtual machine that will act as my new web server. However, I am not sure what is the ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

How can I trasfer a big site to another server?

i need to change server for a site of 250gb. I can't do any backup even on external server because there isn't enough space to do that. Plesk migrator not work I try to download by ftp but it's very ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

Directories missing when connecting to EC2 via FTP client (Transmit)

I successfully connected to my EC2 instance via Transmit (SFTP protocol, ec2-user and pem key). However, while I do have access to the instance after logging in I cannot see nor access any directories ...
2
votes
0answers
303 views

wget doesn't find a existing file (ftp)

I have proftpd on my server. I'm not totally sure its config is perfect, but something I can't understand : $ LC_ALL=en ls -l useradd.LDAP.tar.gz ls: cannot access 'useradd.LDAP.tar.gz': No such file ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Bypassing a blocked port 21 to access my FTP server

I want to edit a not very big file on my website. For this I need FTP. But the WiFi at the place I'm currently staying at doesn't allow any connection via port 21. I've read that you can use an ...
0
votes
1answer
7k views

I can't access my FTP Server from outside of my network

I have set up the FTP Server with a static IP which I can easily use to access it within my network on any other devices. I also have opened port 21 and 20 which has also allowed me to use my external ...
2
votes
0answers
258 views

ARR as reverse proxy for FTP server

I would like your help in the following scenario: I currently use ARR in IIS to reverse proxy in HTTP and HTTPS sites, but now I need a reverse proxy for my FTP, and in research I found that ARR does ...