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Re: Does the -Z option work when using FTP with cURL?

From: Dan Fandrich <>
Date: Thu, 21 Sep 2006 16:13:28 -0700

On Thu, Sep 21, 2006 at 04:53:12PM -0600, Mike Maynard wrote:
> The -v output is below. I don't see cURL issuing the MDTM command to the
> FTP server. I manually connected to the FTP server and did a REMOTEHELP
> command:

It looks like the server doesn't support MTDM, so even if you get the
curl issues sorted, it still won't work.

> C:\Batch>curl -o "\\DDPROXY\C$\iFTPSvc\ddproxy\users\xyz\Outputfile.TXT"
> -Z
> "\\DDCOM\C$\Eligib~1\Test\Comple~1\CompareFileTimestamp.TXT" -L -sS -f
> -v --anyauth -k "ft
> p://"

You're using -Z again instead of -z. Doesn't it complain about an invalid
option? What version of curl are you using, anyway?

>>> Dan

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