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RFC 959, "File Transfer Protocol", October 1985

Note: This RFC has been updated by RFC 2228, RFC 2640, RFC 2773, RFC 3659, RFC 5797, RFC 7151

Source of RFC: Legacy
Area Assignment: app
See Also: RFC 959 w/ inline errata

Errata ID: 5451
Status: Verified
Type: Technical
Publication Format(s) : TEXT

Reported By: David LAMBERT
Date Reported: 2018-08-03
Verifier Name: Barry Leiba
Date Verified: 2021-03-07

Section APPENDIX II says:

         CWD /usr/dm
         200 directory changed to /usr/dm

         CWD overrainbow
         431 No such directory

It should say:

         CWD /usr/dm
         250 directory changed to /usr/dm

         CWD overrainbow
         550 No such directory


Reply codes in the examples are not conform to the specification :
200 is not a valid code for CWD. It should be 250 (Requested file action okay, completed).
431 is not a valid code for CWD and is not defined in the RFC. It should be 550 (Requested file action not taken).

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