This is a discussion on Re: TFTP client for OpenVMS ? - VMS ; You're welcome, Jeremy. (The simplest answers are sometimes the easiest to overlook!) A LONG time ago we used TFTP under TCPware to upload and download configurations to/from Cisco routers. There are other uses, of course,but be aware that TFTP is ...
You're welcome, Jeremy. (The simplest answers are sometimes the easiest to
A LONG time ago we used TFTP under TCPware to upload and download
configurations to/from Cisco routers. There are other uses, of course,but
be aware that TFTP is not as robust as the full FTP utility. Plus I think
there were things to be careful of, like the file to be transferred hadto
reside in a particular directory, something like TFTP_ROOT under TCPware.
Multinet may do things in a similar manner. The usual VMS-to-other-OS
issues may apply, such as the format of the file, getting it from the
source machine (PC or ?) to the VMS server, etcetera.
There might also be a way to use the BOOTP server to load the firmware,but
then you have to make sure it doesn't interfere with any other BOOTP
servers on the same network.
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wrote on 12/07/2004 08:57:15 PM:
> Hi Bob,
> >To the best of my knowledge both Multinet and TCPware provide a TFTP
> >client. The command should be "TFTP".
> Doh! Yes there it is.
> >From the Multinet User Guide (v4.3?):
> > Appendix D
> > TFTP Command Reference
> > The MultiNet TFTP utility uses the Internet-standard Trivial File
> > Protocol (TFTP) to transfer files between the local host and a
> remote host.
> > This appendix describes the commands you can use during a TFTP
> Jeremy Begg