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On this page you find all important commands for the CLI tool lftp. If the command you are looking for is missing please ask our AI.


LFTP is a command line file transfer program that is widely used in Unix-based systems. It supports a variety of protocols including FTP, FTPS, HTTP, HTTPS, SFTP, FISH, and BitTorrent. One notable feature of LFTP is its ability to mirror directories, allowing efficient synchronization of files between local and remote locations. It can handle multiple connections and transfers simultaneously, resulting in faster file transfers. Additionally, LFTP offers a powerful and flexible scripting language, allowing users to automate complex tasks and create custom scripts. It has a user-friendly and intuitive interface, with features like tab completion and command history. LFTP is actively maintained and constantly updated, ensuring stability and security for its users.

List of commands for lftp:

  • lftp:tldr:821e2 lftp: Connect to an FTP server.
    $ lftp --user ${username} ${ftp-example-com}
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