Opened 21 years ago

Last modified 18 years ago

#192 closed Bug report

error in remote directory

Reported by: mathieu01 Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: Other
Keywords: Cc: mathieu01, Tim Kosse
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I want to connect with a FTP server on a Windows
machine. The defaut remote directory is like :
(i can't change it, it's a server of a provider)

but Filezilla add a "/" to this remote directory

When i want to download a file "file", filezilla send to the
server : "/D:/path/to/my/directory/file"

and CWD failed because the server don't understand the
directory name...

download works with other FTP clients like WSFTP or

I think thaht in this case you must not add a "/" to the
remote directory

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by mathieu01, 21 years ago

Attachment: filezilla.log added

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comment:1 by anonymous, 20 years ago

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I have experienced a similar problem when trying to set the
remote directory to drive/folder/. This works in other ftp
clients. Filezilla appears to remove the first '/'. Are there no
settings to tell Filezilla to not be so 'helpful' in formatting
directory paths.

It is possible to navigate to the folder by issuing a ftp raw
command CWD drive/folder/.

comment:2 by anonymous, 20 years ago

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I have a similar problem with one of my sites, when I try to
transfer a file to a Serv-U FTP-Server on Windows. The
transfer aborts with a critical transfer error. Here is a detailed

comment:3 by Tim Kosse, 18 years ago

This bug report has been closed due to inactivity and has possibly
already been solved.

You can reopen this report if the issue still exists in the
latest version of FileZilla (Server).

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