Using SAP FTP programs

Instead of using SYSTEM command (reserved for internal use only ) for executing an FTP script at the Operating system level, SAP has supplied standard programs.

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Programs : RSFTP010, RSFTP020, RSFTP030.
Among the three RSFTP020 has all the FTP paramaters as input and
is more user friendly.

Input paramaters and their use is 

Command 1       lcd 
Command 2       cd   
Command 3       put  
Destination     SAPFTP 

SAPFTP is an RFC destination supplied by SAP.
Make sure that is configured to start is application server.

But if FTP source file is stored in the local machine,
set the SAPFTP start in Front end workstation.

SAPFTP configuration path.
 SM59 -> TCP/IP connections.
 select SAPFTP

This was first published in March 2001

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