How Do I Use FTP with My NI Linux Real-Time Target?
Primary Software: LabVIEW Modules>>LabVIEW Real-Time Module
Primary Software Version: 2009 SP1
Primary Software Fixed Version: N/A
Secondary Software: N/A
Hardware: CompactRIO>>Chassis (Backplanes)>>cRIO-9068
I am trying to FTP files to my NI Linux Real-Time target. How do I do it?
Note: The FTP Server is not installed by default on NI Linux Real-Time (LinuxRT) devices. This is because WebDAV is the recommended file system access method when going over HTTP or HTTPS. WebDAV is a more secure method as it uses the NIAuth digest authentication whereas the FTP Server does not. See KnowledgeBase 69EEMIR4: Using WebDAV to Transfer Files to Your Real-Time Target for more information. Complete the following steps to install the FTP server to your target:
Note: Deploying applications via FTP is not recommended for NI Linux Real-Time Targets.
KnowledgeBase 69EEMIR4: Using WebDAV to Transfer Files to Your Real-Time Target
Report Date: 06/17/2013
Last Updated: 11/25/2015
Document ID: 6AGDT2PK