FTP (File Transfer Protocol) - Linux

  • FTP copies files between hosts and employs TCP as its transport protocol which ensures a reliable transfer of transmitted.
Detailed Description
  • Each FTP session must first establish two TCP connections. The first is a control connection for exchanging commands and the second is a data connection for the file transfer.
Command Syntax
  • ftp [-v] [-d] [-i] [-n] [-g] [-k realm] [-f] [-x] [-u] [-t] [host]