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CURLOPT_FTP_USE_PRET(3)	   curl_easy_setopt options    CURLOPT_FTP_USE_PRET(3)

NAME
       CURLOPT_FTP_USE_PRET - enable the PRET command

SYNOPSIS
       #include	<curl/curl.h>

       CURLcode	 curl_easy_setopt(CURL *handle,	CURLOPT_FTP_USE_PRET, long en-
       able);

DESCRIPTION
       Pass a long. If the value is 1, it tells	curl to	send  a	 PRET  command
       before  PASV  (and  EPSV).  Certain FTP servers,	mainly drftpd, require
       this non-standard command for directory listings	 as  well  as  up  and
       downloads  in PASV mode.	Has no effect when using the active FTP	trans-
       fers mode.

DEFAULT
       0

PROTOCOLS
       FTP

EXAMPLE
       CURL *curl = curl_easy_init();
       if(curl)	{
	 curl_easy_setopt(curl,	CURLOPT_URL, "ftp://example.com/old-server/file.txt");

	 /* a drftpd server, do	it! */
	 curl_easy_setopt(curl,	CURLOPT_FTP_USE_PRET, 1L);

	 ret = curl_easy_perform(curl);

	 curl_easy_cleanup(curl);
       }

AVAILABILITY
       Added in	7.20.0

RETURN VALUE
       Returns CURLE_OK	if the option is supported,  and  CURLE_UNKNOWN_OPTION
       if not.

SEE ALSO
       CURLOPT_FTP_USE_EPRT(3),	CURLOPT_FTP_USE_EPSV(3),

libcurl	7.54.1			 May 05, 2017	       CURLOPT_FTP_USE_PRET(3)

NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | DEFAULT | PROTOCOLS | EXAMPLE | AVAILABILITY | RETURN VALUE | SEE ALSO

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