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ExtMLSTSupported not set correctly on WS_FTP 7.5

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#13641
Posted: 06/10/2010 09:34:27
by Frank Munsberg (Standard support level)
Joined: 06/04/2009
Posts: 47

Out of some reason the ExtMLSTSupported Member of the SBSimpleFTPS Client seems to be set to false with a WS_FTP 7.5 Server so the server should not support the MLSD command. If I just ignore this and call MLSD things seem to work like a charm.
I'd have to ignore the ExtMLSTSupported value entirely and just blindly call MLSD and pray things work out this way. I wonder if its safe to assume all ftp servers by now support this command.
#13642
Posted: 06/10/2010 09:48:51
by Ken Ivanov (EldoS Corp.)

Thank you for contacting us.

It is likely that the server reports incomplete list of supported features in response to the FEAT command. The best way to handle this is to put the MLSD() call to the try/catch block and be ready to get an exception on MLSD call.
#13646
Posted: 06/11/2010 01:59:38
by Frank Munsberg (Standard support level)
Joined: 06/04/2009
Posts: 47

That sounds like the most sane thing to do. Thanks alot, I'll try to do it that way then.

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