Sending files to Win/Linux clients from FreeBSD 4.3 server?

Dmitry Mityugov dmitry.mityugov at
Sun Aug 28 05:21:33 GMT 2005

On 8/27/05, Jamie Ann P. Zamodio <japz20 at> wrote:
> Ooops. I already got ftp to run in my Windows client.
> However, the file sizes drop to almost half of its
> actual value after transmission using "get" or "recv",
> and the downloaded files themselves aren't consistent
> with the original files in the server.What the...?

Make sure you access the files in binary mode, not in the ascii mode
(default on many ftp clients).

Dmitry Mityugov, St. Petersburg, Russia
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