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Re: curl command line tool ftp ssl control only

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Sat, 23 Sep 2006 12:52:54 +0200 (CEST)

On Fri, 22 Sep 2006, Mike Protts wrote:

> I have a requirement to use ftp-ssl on the control channel only using the
> curl command line tool. This is to allow encrypted logon and certificate
> support, but using plain text transfers for performance reasons.
> I have chosen a new parameter -ftp-ssl-control to impliment this, and I
> would be grateful if this can be considered for inclusion in a later
> release. I have tried to conform to the existing coding conventions.

It looks fine and I agree that the option is interesting to add.

Can you please making it for the CVS version? It has changed somewhat and
makes this patch not apply cleanly. And please add the new option and
description to the docs/curl.1 man page as well!

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Received on 2006-09-23