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FTP to Power PMAC
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How do i make an FTP connection to Power PMAC?
The ftp root on the powerpmac is /var/ftp. You cannot place anything there. You can only place
data in the subfolders.

From a Windows host you can use the Explorer and enter in the IP address as http://ftp.192.168.0.200 Then you will be able to explore the FTP area as any other drive. This will allow drag and drop of files to and from the PPmac

From a Windows host you can also use the old DOS shell (now called CMD) and just enter the address as http://ftp.192.168.0.200 Then you can use the DOS commands to navigate.

From a Linux host you can use the Nautilus file browser and enter in the IP address as http://ftp.192.168.0.200 Then you will be able to explore the FTP area as any other drive. This will allow drag and drop of files to and from the PPmac

From a Linux host you can use a terminal. Here is an example of opening the FTP connection and transferring a file.

root@lt-linuxhenry:/opt/eldk-4.2/debian_rootfs/opt/ppmac# ftp
ftp> open 10.34.9.210
Connected to 10.34.9.210.
220 (vsFTPd 2.0.5)
Name (10.34.9.210:root): anonymous
230 Login successful.
Remote system type is UNIX.
Using binary mode to transfer files.
ftp> put /tmp/errors.txt usrflash/
local: /tmp/errors.txt remote: usrflash/
200 PORT command successful. Consider using PASV.
553 Could not create file.
ftp> put /tmp/errors.txt usrflash/test.txt
local: /tmp/errors.txt remote: usrflash/test.txt
200 PORT command successful. Consider using PASV.
150 Ok to send data.
226 File receive OK.
46886 bytes sent in 0.33 secs (136.7 kB/s)
ftp>
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