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From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
To: "Ian S. Worthington" <ianworthington@usa.net>
Cc: <git@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: Problems with FTP PUSH
Date: Tue, 18 Aug 2020 13:08:36 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <xmqqeeo3yawr.fsf@gitster.c.googlers.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <196yHRLtV8416Set.1597751181@web13.cms.usa.net> (Ian S. Worthington's message of "Tue, 18 Aug 2020 12:46:21 +0100")

"Ian S. Worthington" <ianworthington@usa.net> writes:

> I have a server without https and so I'm trying to establish if I can host a
> repository there using ftp.  The manuals suggest that I can, but when I try: 

Which manuals?

IIUC, a dumb HTTP(S) server that accepts only GET can still serve
"git fetch", and an FTP(s) server would be able to do the same using
similar codepath, but I do not think these can accept "git push".  A
dumb HTTP(S) may be able to accept "git push" if it does WebDAV, but
I do not think there is corresponding FTP support at all.


      reply	other threads:[~2020-08-18 20:08 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-08-18 11:46 Ian S. Worthington
2020-08-18 20:08 ` Junio C Hamano [this message]

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