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Re: Problem with FTP url with CURLOPT_CUSTOMREQUEST

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Mon, 6 Jan 2003 12:10:40 +0100 (MET)

On Tue, 31 Dec 2002, Uday Singh wrote:

> I am trying to using the libcurl to perform FTP related stuff. In the
> processing I was trying to MKD (make a directory) using the CUSTOMREQUEST
> feature.

Don't use the CUSTOMREQUEST option for that. Use the CURLOPT_QUOTE option
series instead.

> The return code from the perform is 19 (CURLE_FTP_COULDNT_RETR_FILE). But
> when I go look at the ftp server it has infact created that directory.

Right, because you replaced the RETR command with MKD and then of course curl
couldn't get the file...

 Daniel Stenberg -- curl, cURL, Curl, CURL. Groks URLs.
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Received on 2003-01-06