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ftp_pasv

(PHP 4, PHP 5)

ftp_pasvTurns passive mode on or off

Description

bool ftp_pasv ( resource $ftp_stream , bool $pasv )

ftp_pasv() turns on or off passive mode. In passive mode, data connections are initiated by the client, rather than by the server. It may be needed if the client is behind firewall.

Please note that ftp_pasv() can only be called after a successfull login or otherwise it will fail.

Parameters

ftp_stream

The link identifier of the FTP connection.

pasv

If TRUE, the passive mode is turned on, else it's turned off.

Return Values

Returns TRUE on success or FALSE on failure.

Examples

Example #1 ftp_pasv() example

<?php
$file 
'somefile.txt';
$remote_file 'readme.txt';

// set up basic connection
$conn_id ftp_connect($ftp_server);

// login with username and password
$login_result ftp_login($conn_id$ftp_user_name$ftp_user_pass);

// turn passive mode on
ftp_pasv($conn_idtrue);

// upload a file
if (ftp_put($conn_id$remote_file$fileFTP_ASCII)) {
 echo 
"successfully uploaded $file\n";
} else {
 echo 
"There was a problem while uploading $file\n";
}

// close the connection
ftp_close($conn_id);
?>

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