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Old 09-28-2011, 06:17 AM   #1
srinivasmmdl
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ftp


Hi,

when i run the command ftp

ftp 192.168.1.140

am getting error like

bash: ftp: command not found...

how to enable ftp on my pc
 
Old 09-28-2011, 06:22 AM   #2
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You need to install an FTP client, usually using your distribution's package manager. If you want more specific help, then give us more information. Also, please use more descriptive thread titles in future (even just "ftp: command not found" would have been better).
 
Old 09-28-2011, 06:24 AM   #3
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Which distribution?
What is the output from
Code:
whereis ftp
Kind regards
 
Old 09-28-2011, 07:51 AM   #4
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install ncftp, and use that. ncftp is good.
 
  


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