libURLftpCommand help required please....

Mark Schonewille m.schonewille at
Sat May 22 15:44:32 EDT 2010

Hi Bob,

First of all, we'll need to know the result or any errors that occur.  
Second, it seems that you forgot a few quotes:

put libURLftpCommand("LIST","","test at","myTest")  
into fld "results"

and third the address almost always consists of 3 elements, e.g. 

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On 22 mei 2010, at 21:38, Bob Earp wrote:

> I'm trying to send an ftp command to a site, and being a neophyte at  
> these things I'm not having much success.  This is what I'm using,  
> what's wrong with it ?
> put libURLftpCommand("LIST",,test at,"myTest")  
> into fld "results"
> The example above is using LIST as the ftp command, as  
> the host address, test at is the username and myTest is the  
> password.  If I use the same parameters in FileZilla all works OK.   
> Yes, these are all real parameters, at least until I get things  
> going and delete the ftp site ;-)
> Eventually I'm hoping to read & write permissions of a file in that  
> location.  When I finally get things going I promise I'll share a  
> sample app that demos how this all works, for anybody who is  
> interested.  Then again, maybe there is one already out there  
> somewhere ?
> Many thanks in advance, Bob...
> Bob Earp - White Rock, British Columbia

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