RFC 1068

Background File Transfer Program (BFTP), August 1988

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A.L. DeSchon
R.T. Braden

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DOI:  https://doi.org/10.17487/RFC1068

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This RFC describes an Internet background file transfer service that is built upon the third-party transfer model of FTP. No new protocols are involved. The purpose of this memo is to stimulate discussions on new Internet service modes.

For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.

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