FTP on Android

Richard Gaskin ambassador at fourthworld.com
Mon May 2 23:03:11 EDT 2016

David Brooks wrote:

 > The app in question has no trouble uploading/downloading text files
 > from a Web site, and it can store/retrieve "local" files on whichever
 > Mac/Windows device it is installed.
 > Files CAN be downloaded using an http protocol (put URL("http://
 > xxxxxx.txt") into fld "XYZ") on Android.
 > As yet no upload strategy to the Web or local storage strategy has
 > succeeded.

Good to see you here, David.

FTP is too dangerous to use - passwords are sent in plain text.

What will be done with the files on the server?  If you already have 
HTTP uploads working, what do you anticipate doing with FTP?

  Richard Gaskin
  Fourth World Systems
  Software Design and Development for Desktop, Mobile, and Web
  Ambassador at FourthWorld.com        http://www.FourthWorld.com

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