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June 15, 2003 13:38
[PATCH (revised)] FTP HEAD: ABOR needed
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On Sun, 2003-06-15 at 20:47, Ville Skyttä wrote:

> According to RFC 959 (4.1.3), ABOR after a successful transfer should be
> non-intrusive.  Additionally, Net::FTP::dataconn does a close (only)
> anyway if the transfer was already completed.  Fix attached, which also
> makes the HEAD response code special case obsolete.

Ditching the HEAD special case altogether seems to cause unwanted side
effects.  Attached is a revised patch.  And here are some test cases to
play around with:


\/ille Skyttä
ville.skytta at

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