E-FTP: The particle /../ stripped from the FTP URL (Doc ID 2024245.1)

Last updated on MARCH 01, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.54 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In newly upgraded PT 8.54 environment, uploading and viewing file attachments fails.
The FTP server URL, when pasted in the browser, works fine.

The URL is using the /../ particle, like ftp://UID:PWD@<server_name>/../../../dir1/dir2/  and this is stripped from the URL when attempting to upload or download a file.


Error seen in the PeopleCode trace file:

PSCurlFileTransferSession: Download : File Transfer Failed : FTP library Error code : 9 - Access denied to remote resource


Cause

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