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Re: FTP with SSL/TLS in Dolphin




On Monday, January 30, 2017 12:06:41 PM CET Kevin Krammer wrote:
> On Monday, 2017-01-30, 08:26:10, solitone wrote:
> > On Monday, January 30, 2017 7:58:10 AM CET Volker Wysk wrote:
> > > Am Montag, 30. Januar 2017, 06:42:08 CET schrieb solitone:
> > > > Hi, is there a reason why FTP with SSL/TSL (ftps://) has not been
> > > > implemented in Dolphin?
> > > 
> > > Shouldn't that bee "sftp://";?
> > 
> > No, that is FTP over SSH, not FTP with SSL/TLS.
> 
> Actually that is SFTP, a different protocol, but of course you are right
> that it is not FTPS.

That's right:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FTPS

> Are you working with a specific host that can't do SFTP or SSH at all?

I have a QNAP NFS that allows both FTPS and SFTP, but till now I haven't found 
a way to allow non-admin users to login with SFTP--some non-standard 
configuration is needed.

BTW, thanks for your explanation about FTPS limitations, now I have a better 
understanding.