Opened 20 years ago

Last modified 19 years ago

#446 closed Bug report

FileZilla Server LIST <file> is treated as a dir

Reported by: anonymous Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: Other
Keywords: Cc: Tim Kosse
Component version: Operating system type:
Operating system version:


When a LIST request is sent with a file as a target,
the server responds with:

Server error: tcp 550 Directory not found

LISTing a directory works as expected.
I have confirmed by looking in the client ftp handler code that the client indeed sends a LIST.

If I am right, FileZilla Server is trying to follow RFC 959:

which contains:


This command causes a list to be sent from the server to the
passive DTP. If the pathname specifies a directory or other
group of files, the server should transfer a list of files
in the specified directory. If the pathname specifies a
file then the server should send current information on the

That looks like FileZilla Server is at fault here.



Change History (1)

comment:1 by Tim Kosse, 19 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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