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#1 karthikeyan_coder

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Posted 07 May 2006 - 06:33 PM

hi,
i want to upload files to a remote server. how can i do it? move_uploaded_file() will allow it? or i want to make a FTP connection first? if yes then please tell me how to make a FTP connection.

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#2 trq

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Posted 07 May 2006 - 10:27 PM

Have you tried viewing the manual entry for the [a href=\"http://php.net/ftp\" target=\"_blank\"]ftp[/a] functions?

#3 Ferenc

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Posted 07 May 2006 - 10:54 PM

First (the easiest way) you need to have ftp access, then download a ftp client (ws_ftp)

php's ftp functions will also work. With some proper coding anything is possible.

or you can build a form and upload files via _POST (this is limited by the php.ini settings) see handling file uploads in the php manual.

move_uploaded_file() will handle whatever you throw at it, provided the file makes it to the server!
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