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Re: FTP Upload

From: Conrad <>
Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2007 14:43:28 +0000 (UTC)

Daniel Stenberg <daniel <at>> writes:

> On Wed, 14 Nov 2007, Conrad wrote:
> > I want upload files by FTP. I can get this to work but only if I have a
> > file in the destination directory already which I have specified in
> > CURLOPT_URL. Is there a way to FTP files to an empty directory? If I leave
> > the destination directory empty, I get an error saying the file can't be
> > found. If I leave the filename off the URL, the URL is not accepted.
> libcurl version on what operating system?
> Can you show us a full command/response sequence that libcurl sends and
> receives when it hits this problem?

I'm using 7.16.2 on Windows XP. I sending the file to a Linux machine. Here's
what happens:


257 "/"

Entry path is '/'
MDTM test.txt

550 Could not get file modification time.

Given file does not exist
Remembering we are in dir test.txt
Uploaded unaligned file size (0 out of 38454 bytes)
Connection #0 to host left intact
Received on 2007-11-19