Feb 142017

ADM

FTP file upload using cURL

  • February 14 2017
  • ADM

 

 

FTP file upload using cURL - linux

 

It is very easy to upload files to FTP using cURL. I am using the command to send backup files from my web server to a backup server.

The following command will upload a file to a specific remote folder:

# curl -T backup-file.tar.gz ftp://username:[email protected]/backup/

If you need to use a different destination filename just add it at the end of the FTP URL:

# curl -T backup-file.tar.gz ftp://username:[email protected]/backup/backup.tar.gz

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