Send a File to an FTP Client¶
Interoperability between the R66 and FTP protocols is operated by Waarp Gateway FTP.
In this scenario, a file is sent from a client Waarp R66 to the Gateway FTP, wher it can be fetched with an FTP client (Filezilla for example).
In the end, the file follows the following path:
Put a file named
toftp.filein the “out” folder of the instance
/var/lib/waarp/server1/out). For example, use the command:
cp /var/lib/waarp/files/test1.file /var/lib/waarp/server1/out/toftp.file
Start the transfer with the command:
waarp-r66client server1 send -file toftp.file -to server2 -rule toFTP
The file is sent to
server2, which forwards it to
Once received, the file is moved in the directory reserved to the ftp user
Open Filezilla (menu).
In Filezilla, open a connection to the Gateway FTP. In the menu bar click on the icon , and choose the connection
Alternatively, connection parameters are:
- User name:
The file is shown in the remote file listing on the right. It is ready to be downloaded.