Opened 12 years ago

Last modified 9 years ago

#2762 reopened Feature request

segmented downloading (and uploading?)

Reported by: alinhan Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: FileZilla Client
Keywords: Cc: alinhan, Tim Kosse, aabcce@…
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Description

It would be nice if FilleZilla client supported something that I think is called "segmented downloading": the possibility to download a file using multiple connections to the same server; each connection would download a different segment from the same file.

I just had a situation with a stupid ISP, that severely limits the bandwidth on each TCP connection, but not for all connections.

Thank you.

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by Tim Kosse

No, it wastes too much bandwidth since FTP has a rather big protocol overhead.

comment:2 Changed 9 years ago by aabcce

Cc: aabcce@… added
Status: closedreopened

Hi, it's important if you want to download a huge file from remote server in emergency situation. CuteFTP has this feature, and it's twice even more faster than FileZilla. Please consider it.

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