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RE: FTP third party transfer (proxy) support.

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Tue, 1 Jun 2004 15:10:59 +0200 (CEST)

On Tue, 1 Jun 2004, Alexander Krasnostavsky wrote:

> There is a small problem when switching passive to be a source host: Due to
> FTP limitation, STOR/APPE command performed in parallel to RETR command
> (RETR side is passive now and can't respond). It caused to create an empty
> file on the target host when there is no file on the source host - the error
> returned after STOR/APPE command was performed.

I don't understand this completely. Do you mean that when you RETR a file and
then the sending end doesn't send anything, you get an empty file produced?

> 5. There are no memory leaks according to README.memoryleak approach.

That is indeed goodness!

     Daniel Stenberg -- --
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Received on 2004-06-01