My Oracle Support Banner

Active FTP vs. Passive FTP, a Definitive Explanation (Doc ID 1010651.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2023

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



To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.