tftp [host [
User interface to the TFTP (Trivial File Transfer Protocol)
, which allows users to transfer files to and from a remote machine. The remote
host may be specified, in which case tftp uses
host as the default host for future transfers.
Once tftp is running, it issues the prompt:
and recognizes the following commands:
Print help information.
Shorthand for mode ASCII.
Shorthand for mode binary.
hostname, and optionally the
port, for transfers.
filename1 filename2 filename3...filenameN
Get a file or set of files from the specified remote sources.
Set the mode for transfers.
transfer-mode may be
binary. The default is
filename1 filename2...filenameN remote-directory
Transfer a file or set of files to the specified remote file or directory.
Set the per-packet retransmission timeout, in seconds.
Print status information: whether tftp is connected to a remote host (i.e., whether a host has been specified for the next connection), the current mode, whether verbose and tracing modes are on, and the values for retransmission timeout and total transmission timeout.
Set the total transmission timeout, in seconds.
Toggle packet tracing.
Toggle verbose mode.