OSX have build in FTP under terminal

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  1. SLJ macrumors regular

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    #1
    the FTP service under terminal is similar to UNIx version? the unix commands will work right?
     
  2. Mitthrawnuruodo Moderator emeritus

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    Should be exactly the same. And remember, you can use ssh, sftp, scp and all other commandline favourites... remember: Mac OS X is based on FreeBSD, and is infact a full blown Unix system... :)

    Use man ftp to see if there are any idiosyncrasies... there usually are... ;)
     
  3. robbieduncan Moderator emeritus

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