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October 28, 2008 / technocrawl

Common FTP Error Codes

Here were the few commonly found FTP Error codes for your review,

120 – Service ready in XXX minutes.
125 – Data connection already open; transfer starting.
150 – File status okay; about to open data connection.
200 – Command okay.
202 – Command not implemented, superfluous at this site.
211 – System status, or system help reply.
212 – Directory status.
213 – File status.
214 – Help message.On how to use the server or the meaning of a particular non-standard command. This reply is useful only to the human user.
215 – NAME system type. Where NAME is an official system name from the list in the Assigned Numbers document.
220 – Service ready for new user.
221 – Service closing control connection.
225 – Data connection open; no transfer in progress.
226 – Closing data connection. Requested file action successful (for example, file transfer or file abort).
227 –  Entering Passive Mode (h1,h2,h3,h4,p1,p2).
230 – User logged in, proceed. Logged out if appropriate.
250 – Requested file action okay, completed.
257 – “PATHNAME” created.
331 – User name okay, need password.
332 – Need account for login.
350 – Requested file action pending further information
421 – Service not available, closing control connection.This may be a reply to any command if the service knows it must shut down.
425 – Can’t open data connection.
426 – Connection closed; transfer aborted.
450 – Requested file action not taken.
451 – Requested action aborted. Local error in processing.
452 – Requested action not taken. Insufficient storage space in system.File unavailable (e.g., file busy).
500 – Syntax error, command unrecognized. This may include errors such as command line too long.
501 – Syntax error in parameters or arguments.
502 – Command not implemented.
503 – Bad sequence of commands.
504 Command not implemented for that parameter.
530 – Not logged in.
532 – Need account for storing files.
550 – Requested action not taken. File unavailable (e.g., file not found, no access).
551 – Requested action aborted. Page type unknown.
552 Requested file action aborted. Exceeded storage allocation (for current directory
or dataset).
553 – Requested action not taken. File name not allowed.


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