On Wed, Oct 13, 1999 at 12:54:17AM +0200, Marc Lehmann wrote:
> When I ftp to ftp.gimp.org and try to "get" some file (using ncftp2) it
> tells me that ncftpd does no longer support ncftp version 2.0 (and forces
> me to use plain ftp).
> 
> Wouldn't it be much cooler to use a free and open-source'd ftp server
> (that wouldn't try to force particular ftp clients on users)?

        The ftp daemon there, didn't bother me...

ftp.gimp.org at Tue Oct 12 16:10:57 1999
  get  889.19 kB  ftp://ftp.gimp.org/pub/gimp/unstable/v1.1.10/patch-1.1.9-1.1.10.bz2

tyketto @ snark[/tmp/.tyketto] > ncftp -H
Version:       2.4.3 (March 19, 1998)
Author:        Mike Gleason ([EMAIL PROTECTED])
Archived in:   ftp://ftp.NcFTP.com/ncftp/
Compile Date:  May 11 1999

Compile options:

USE_CURSES=2  __FreeBSD__  __GNUC__=2  HAVE_LIBNCURSES  HAVE_LIBREADLINE  
HAVE_UNISTD_H  LIBMALLOC  LOCK_METHOD=2  NCURSES_VERSION="1.8.6/ache"  
_POSIX_VERSION=199009  POSIX_SIGNALS  __STDC__  
UNAME="FreeBSD node84.cdrom.com 3.2-RELEASE FreeBSD 3.2-RELEASE #1: Sat May  8 
19:34:32 PDT 1999     [EMAIL PROTECTED]:/usr/src/"  

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