ftp client corrupts binary files with ^m ??

Kevin F. Quinn kevq-ml@banana.demon.co.uk
Thu Aug 6 00:57:00 GMT 1998

Guido Roeskens [groeskens@bluewin.ch] wrote:

> You have to change the transfer type to binary mode: Simply type
> "bin" as an abbreviation for "binary". You can check the transfer
> type set with "type" or with "status".

The ftp.exe I have (from Sergey's "remote" package, I think) assumes
binary mounts, and fails on transfer of binary files to text!=binary
mounts in this way, even if type "binary" has been specified.

Kevin F. Quinn
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