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Re: Trouble with an active ftp server

From: Dan Fandrich <>
Date: Tue, 26 Sep 2006 15:20:52 -0700

On Tue, Sep 26, 2006 at 04:42:22PM -0500, Nick Harley wrote:
> The people on the other end of this are saying that they won't send
> data outside the normal ftp ports (20,21). Is there some way to force
> this connection to negotiate 20 or 21 as the data connection channel?

That's a pretty strange requirement--those ports are for ftp servers,
not clients. But you might be able to make it with using the --local-port
option, which was added in 7.15.2.

>>> Dan

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