Re: FTP Error 10038

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Subject: Re: FTP Error 10038
Posted by:  Remy Lebeau (TeamB) (
Date: Wed, 1 Mar 2006

"Marcel van Brakel" <> wrote in message

> I wrote a little app that uses (the latest version of) Indy to
> send a few files to an FTP server.

When you say "the latest", are you referring to the Indy 10.1.5 development

> the client is running Windows XP and is using a Proxy server

Did you configure TIdFTP for proxy connections?

> and firewall

FTP is not a firewall-friendly protocol.  Try setting the Passive property
to True.  It is False by default.  Passive transfers are a little more
friendly to firewalls (but still requires multiple connections, which the
firewall may still block).



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FTP Error 10038 posted by Marcel van Brakel on Thu, 2 Mar 2006