HEADS UP: /bin and /sbin are now dynamically linked

Michael Nottebrock michaelnottebrock at gmx.net
Fri Nov 28 13:01:14 PST 2003


On Friday 28 November 2003 21:03, Tim Kientzle wrote:
> David O'Brien wrote:
> > On Wed, Nov 26, 2003 at 10:37:48AM -0800, Tim Kientzle wrote:
> >>and [/usr/bin/ftp] doesn't support HTTP.
> >
> >   $ /usr/bin/ftp http://www.theregister.co.uk/content/6/32524.html
> >   Requesting http://www.theregister.co.uk/content/6/32524.html
> >   100% |*************************************| 22559      35.32 KB/s
> > 00:00 ETA 22559 bytes retrieved in 00:00 (35.28 KB/s)
>
> Wow!  Learn something new every day around here.

Well, it's a rather new ftp(1), this feature came with lukemftp replacing the 
former ftp. I believe Microsoft Windows still ships the old ftp client 
thought.

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