550 'SITE UMASK 0' not understood

July 16, 2012 at 21:26:38
Specs: Unix
550 'SITE UMASK 0' not understood

I am trying to set UMASK ) after logging on to the remote serve via FTP.
Can any one please help me with this?

---> SYST
215 UNIX Type: L8
Remote system type is UNIX.
Using binary mode to transfer files.
ftp> quote site umask 0
---> site umask 0
550 'SITE umask 0' not understood
ftp> quote umask 0
---> umask 0
500 Command not understood

Is there an alternate command?

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July 18, 2012 at 07:44:41
Obviously, the 'quote site umask 0' is not a valid command on your system. However, ftp on my windows system to my Solaris 9 accepts your command.

The latest ftp versions accept the umask command directly. See this link:


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