Active FTP vs. Passive FTP, a Definitive Explanation

(Doc ID 1010651.1)

Last updated on MAY 14, 2018

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
All Platforms



  • Introduction

  • The Basics

  • Active FTP

  • Active FTP Example

  • Passive FTP

  • Passive FTP Example

  • Summary

  • References

  • Appendix : Configuration of Common FTP Servers



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