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UMIACS provides [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ftp File Transfer Protocol (FTP)] Services as follows,
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{{Note|'''Our FTP service is deprecated in favor of the UMIACS Object Store. Please see [[OBJ]].'''}}
  
==Anonymous FTP==
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UMIACS provides FTP services for transferring data to external collaborators. Since the FTP protocol is conducted entirely in plaintext, external users login to the service as anonymous, and internal users can access the file directories internally.  Users will never authenticate over FTP with their UMIACS account. Please see [[SFTP]] for more information on a secure file transfer protocol.
ftp://ftp.umiacs.umd.edu/pub
 
  
These user directories are available from supported machines in the following way,
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==Publishing datasets via FTP==
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{{Note|'''This part of our FTP service is deprecated in favor of the UMIACS Object Store. Please see [[OBJ]].'''}}
  
* UNIX/Linux - /fs/ftp/pub
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Users can place data to be externally accessible in their public FTP space, which is located from the FTP service as
* Windows/Mac - \\umiacs-webftp.umiacs.umd.edu\ftp-umiacs\pub
 
  
==Incoming FTP Drop Boxes==
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<pre>ftp://ftp.umiacs.umd.edu/pub/<username>/</pre>
  
Users are provided with a FTP drop box that is located at
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To upload data to your public site, you can upload data to,
  
ftp://ftp.umiacs.umd.edu/incoming
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* '''/fs/ftp/pub/<username>''' from supported unix machines
 
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* '''\\fluidfs.ad.umiacs.umd.edu\ftp-umiacs\pub\<username>''' - from supported windows machines
These user directories are available from supported machines in the following way,
 
 
 
* UNIX/Linux - /fs/ftp/incoming
 
* Windows/Mac (SMB) - \\umiacs-webftp.umiacs.umd.edu\ftp-umiacs\incoming
 
 
 
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Please note, we do not provide authenticated FTP as it is a insecure protocol. Please look to use [[SFTP]] or [[SCP]] to transfer files.
 

Latest revision as of 19:41, 8 January 2021

Exclamation-point.png Our FTP service is deprecated in favor of the UMIACS Object Store. Please see OBJ.

UMIACS provides FTP services for transferring data to external collaborators. Since the FTP protocol is conducted entirely in plaintext, external users login to the service as anonymous, and internal users can access the file directories internally. Users will never authenticate over FTP with their UMIACS account. Please see SFTP for more information on a secure file transfer protocol.

Publishing datasets via FTP

Exclamation-point.png This part of our FTP service is deprecated in favor of the UMIACS Object Store. Please see OBJ.

Users can place data to be externally accessible in their public FTP space, which is located from the FTP service as

ftp://ftp.umiacs.umd.edu/pub/<username>/

To upload data to your public site, you can upload data to,

  • /fs/ftp/pub/<username> from supported unix machines
  • \\fluidfs.ad.umiacs.umd.edu\ftp-umiacs\pub\<username> - from supported windows machines