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This is the user interface to the ARPANET standard File Transfer Protocol. The program allows a user to transfer files to and from a remote network site.

Installed size: 137 KB
How to install: sudo apt install ftp

  • libc6
  • libreadline8
  • netbase

Internet file transfer program

root@kali:~# netkit-ftp -h

	Usage: { ftp | pftp } [-46pinegvtd] [hostname]
	   -4: use IPv4 addresses only
	   -6: use IPv6, nothing else
	   -p: enable passive mode (default for pftp)
	   -i: turn off prompting during mget
	   -n: inhibit auto-login
	   -e: disable readline support, if present
	   -g: disable filename globbing
	   -v: verbose mode
	   -t: enable packet tracing [nonfunctional]
	   -d: enable debugging

Updated on: 2021-Nov-26