File Transfer Protocol

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File Transfer Protocol

A standard protocol for exchanging files between computers on the Internet.
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If you want to know more about Archie, the reference manual for the system is available for anonymous FTP from hydra.uwo.ca in the libsoft directory.
Alex [Cate 1992] supports read-only access to anonymous FTP servers, while ftp2nfs [Gschwind 1994] additionally allows read and write access to authenticated FTP servers.
Archie: The collective name for a series of servers that store names of anonymous FTP sites and facilitate user connection to those sites.
The on-line documents discussed in this article are taken from several Internet tools, specifically, gophers, the World Wide Web, and file transfer protocol (ftp, or anonymous ftp).
For this one, you can select anonymous FTP, i e., you don't have to identify yourself.
Free Adobe[TM] Reader software is available by connecting to the anonymous FTP site ftp.adobe.com to download the software.
The WDC has made the ARS Water Database available via anonymous FTP. A WWW home page has been generated for those with browsing software such as Mosaic.
(5) Available by anonymous ftp from: <fip.apple.com> in the alug/communet directory (6) NADO, 444 N.
Files can be moved between two network computers on which one holds accounts, or retrieved from public data archives which require no account (i.e., anonymous FTP).
Mosaic is public domain software available by anonymous FTP (file transfer protocol) from NCSA at: ftp.ncsa.uiuc.edu (141.142.20.50) Location: /LCA.
The list includes Listserv groups, Usenet groups, Freenets, Data Archives, Electronic Publications & Health Science oriented databases, as well as anonymous ftp sites for software applications and several new Gopher sites, databases and libraries.
Preliminary results suggest there are more than 101 gigabytes of files available via anonymous ftp.[6] Types of documents publicly available fall into the categories of text, graphics, program or data.