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Re: SFTP - How to delete a file

From: Dan Fandrich <>
Date: Wed, 29 Aug 2007 07:25:44 -0700

On Wed, Aug 29, 2007 at 08:40:19AM -0500, Mathew Simon wrote:
> I tried the "help" command also (as POSTQUOTE), and it gives the same

"help" is not an sftp command supported by libcurl.

> error messages as the "pwd" command. I am not aware about any other SFTP
> commands that do not require a "path" as an argument. You said "pwd" is
> broken in 7.16.4. From my experience of trying the "pwd", "help" and
> "rm" commands, it appears to me that the QUOTE commands are not working
> in libcurl 7.16.4 mingw32 environment. I cannot test with the later
> versions, since the SFTP itself is not working with the later versions
> when compiled under mingw32.
> Any suggestions about how to procede?

Well, test case 612 tests the rm command and it works on the autobuild
systems. I don't know if anyone else has tried it under mingw32--maybe there
is a problem there. Are you able to run the test suite under mingw32?

>>> Dan

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