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Deflate transmission mode for FTP

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Authors Jeff Preston , TJ Saunders
Last updated 2010-06-30 (Latest revision 2005-01-14)
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This document defines an optional extension to RFC 959, "FILE TRANSFER PROTOCOL (FTP)" (October 1985). It specifies a new "deflate" transmission mode designed to increase network bandwidth by compressing data using existing techniques.


Jeff Preston
TJ Saunders

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