Subject: Re: tnftp and HTTP cookies
To: None <>
From: Eric Gillespie <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 12/15/2003 21:20:40
Klaus Heinz <> writes:

> /usr/bin/ftp (tnftp) cannot retrieve 
> due to the use of HTTP cookies.

So that's why it isn't working!  When i made the rapidsvn package
i had to get someone from the #svn IRC channel to get me the tar
file.  Since i seemed to be the only one who couldn't access it,
i went ahead and committed the package.  Since then we have had a
PR filed about this.

I sent a message to a fellow Subversion committer who works at (which runs  Hopefully they will fix this

I for one do NOT want to see such bloat in ftp(1).

Eric Gillespie <*>