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FTP server definition

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A network server program or computer which responds to requests for files via FTP.
A busy Internet archive site may have one or more computers dedicated to running FTP server software. These will typically have hostnames beginning with "ftp.", e.g. ftp.denet.dk.
(1998-07-02)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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