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Re: Delete remote file

From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <>
Date: Tue, 06 Jul 2004 09:25:15 +0200

Derek Goring wrote:
> Thank you for quoting the manual, which I'd already
> read. I tried:
> -Q -delete
> but got:
> curl: <21> QUOT string not accepted: delete
> What is the correct string for delete? Or is there a
> better way?

Maybe I should have directed you to the RFC for the FTP protocol
instead. :-) There is no "delete" command in the FTP protocol, it's
called "dele".

Try -Q "-DELE filename" ftp://.....

Received on 2004-07-06