FTP from Windows to VMS

Rob Jarratt robert.jarratt at ntlworld.com
Thu Apr 22 14:47:52 CDT 2010


Forgot to mention that I tried FTP to another machine on my network (running
Windows) and it opened just fine using the Windows command line client.

So the problem would appear to be on the VMS side.

Regards

Rob


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rob Jarratt [mailto:robert.jarratt at ntlworld.com]
> Sent: 22 April 2010 20:24
> To: 'General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts'
> Subject: RE: FTP from Windows to VMS
> 
> FileZilla can't do it either:
> 
> Status:	Connecting to 192.168.0.106:21...
> Status:	Connection established, waiting for welcome message...
> Error:	Connection timed out
> Error:	Could not connect to server
> 
> Also Telnet to the port does not elicit any response.
> 
> Regards
> 
> Rob
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: cctalk-bounces at classiccmp.org [mailto:cctalk-
> > bounces at classiccmp.org] On Behalf Of Glen Slick
> > Sent: 22 April 2010 15:07
> > To: General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts
> > Subject: Re: FTP from Windows to VMS
> >
> > On Mon, Apr 19, 2010 at 2:07 PM, Rob Jarratt
> > <robert.jarratt at ntlworld.com> wrote:
> > > I am trying to run the ftp command on Windows (7) against an FTP
> > server on
> > > VMS 7.3 (the UCX version of TCP/IP). I am sure this has worked in
> the
> > past,
> > > but now when I try it connects successfully but VMS never sends
> back
> > the
> > > login prompt. I tried running FTP on the VMS system back to itself
> > and the
> > > prompt came straight back.
> > >
> >
> > I recently had the exact same problem trying to get some files
> > transferred to a VMS 7.3 system from a Windows 7 system so that I
> > could then MOP boot another system from the VMS 7.3 system.
> >
> > I ended up downloading and using the open source GUI FileZilla FTP
> > client as the quickest way to get the file transfer task done at the
> > time.  http://filezilla-project.org/
> >
> > -Glen

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