FTP File Transfer Protocol support
Software release 2.1.7 feature.
You can transfer a file from the camera to your host computer using the FTP protocol.
- user: root
- password: <no password>
- communication: passive
- home directory: /
- modify to camera file system: prohibited
- reading and writing SD card: directory /mnt/sdcard
- reading and writing USB storage device: directory /mnt/usb
email@example.com:~$ ftp 10.11.12.13 ftp> passive ftp> cd /mnt/sdcard ftp> ls ftp> quit
You can replace the files /etc/inetd.conf (to enable write to camera file system) and/or /etc/password (to set a FTP login password) as described in Configuration Files.
There are several ftpd options.
ftp stream tcp nowait root ftpd ftpd -w /
You can fetch the current inetd.conf via http://10.11.12.13/static/etc/inetd.conf
Modify the file, save it to the SD card root directory, and power on the camera to install the inetd.conf from the SD card to /etc/inetd.conf