REST Command and Extensions to FTP
draft-ietf-ftpext-restart-00

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (ftpext WG)
Last updated 1997-03-21
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-ietf-ftpext-restart-00.txt

Abstract

This memo describes changes to FTP [1], which were proposed by Rick Adams in May of 1989, to allow the RESTART mechanism to be used with STREAM mode transfers. Along with this, two new optional commands are added, MODIFICATION TIME (MDTM) and SIZE OF FILE (SIZE). All these changes have been implemented, and are in use today in many production FTP implementations.

Authors

Rick Adams (rick@uunet.uu.net)
David Borman (dab@weston.borman.com)

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