File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a protocol created for transferring files over TCP/IP across a network. FTP is a protocol that runs over TCP ports
21 for the data and control connections (FTP commands) respectively.
FTP has two modes of operation:
Both types of connections can be implemented, and they will be explained later in this recipe in the How it works... section.
When working with FTP, if you suspect any connectivity or slow response problems, configure ...