Re: how to limit bandwith with ftp/http

From: Chris Tilbury <>
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 1997 12:02:53 +0100

On Thu, Sep 11, 1997 at 01:14:29PM +0200, Tiziano Rosato wrote:

> How to limit bandwith on ftp dowloading via an http session ?
> Example with a netscape browser, the url is an
> http , but i can do a ftp download bypassing ftpget limitation!!!!!

You're not doing an FTP download in this case. What's happening in this case
is that the remote site has made their ftp files available over http.
You're downloading the files using http - ftp just isn't coming
into it.



 Chris Tilbury, UNIX Systems Admin, Computing Services, University of Warwick
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Received on Fri Sep 12 1997 - 04:05:40 MDT

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