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XS4ALL has stopped providing ftp in the middle of 2017: now you can use sftp or sftp.

Posted by jpluimers on 2017/12/03

As of 20170711, the servername ftp.xs4all.nl does not support the ftp protocol any more; xs4all clients can only use the server sftp.xs4all.nl on port 22.

I missed that because I hardly use ftp except for the few rare occasions where I was in an environment without ftp.

So recently I found out: good move!

Since I still need this every now and then (but far less often than 10 years ago), I have set up a very small ftp server at home with limited storage and very limited users that I can turn on/off when needed.

Much better solution.

–jeroen

Source: [WayBackXS4ALL gaat stoppen met ondersteuning van ftp – Security.NL

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