ftplib limitations?

Lawrence D'Oliveiro ldo at geek-central.gen.new_zealand
Sat Aug 28 01:49:35 CEST 2010

In message <4C74E604.6090208 at sschwarzer.net>, Stefan Schwarzer wrote:

> Now it may be that the data connection, after having started
> the transfer, works as it should, but the control connection
> times out because the duration of the transfer is too long.

It might not be the fault of the FTP server. If you’re going through a 
router doing NAT, that could be where the timeout is happening.

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