Re: When FTP hangs...
- Since the last problem, I applied all the updates and patches. I
encountered the same problem only today, but this time it responded
within 10-20 seconds instead of waiting there forever. Maybe 3.01
update + patches improved a little bit ;)
Hmm.. it is good to know about truncate of file, I will make sure my
files are safe if I ever cancel an FTP.
--- In email@example.com, "Bronius Motekaitis"
> I used to get this sometimes on EP2, but, thankfully never more with v3.
> Worse, is when the CTRL-S actually hits the server, truncates the
> you cancel it then: Bam, it's all gone.. :(might even
> Consider piddling with the ftp settings: Active vs Passive.. You
> be best off if you can swing sFTP.
> On Fri, Jun 27, 2008 at 1:15 PM, denoxis2000 <denoxis@...> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I have been using Edit Plus since v 1.x. It's been great, and become
> > an irreplaceable tool on my PC.
> > I started using the FTP feature recently (~3 months) So far, I didn't
> > have serious problems. Few times I had connection timeouts, which was
> > fine because I could reconnect easily. However, today I lost some of
> > my work for the first time on Edit Plus. I was editing a remote file
> > as usual, and I hit CTRL+S to save my changes. A dialog box titled
> > 'FTP Status' appeared with the message 'Preparing FTP Transfer...' and
> > a 'Cancel' button. This box stayed for minutes with no changes. I
> > clicked on Cancel button many times, but it had no effect. I could not
> > close the dialog box with the little x on the top right corner.
> > Neither I could reach my source code in the background. After 10
> > minutes I closed Edit Plus from the Task Manager. The file on the
> > server was unchanged, so my changes were lost (it is not a big deal,
> > it was a small change).
> > My EP was version 3.00. Even though I now upgraded to 3.01 and applied
> > the patch, I cannot see any bug fix in the release notes that is
> > relevant to this problem. I was wondering if this has happened to any
> > of you in the past. If so, have you found a solution get rid of that
> > dialog box somehow (e.g. blocking certain ports and forcing Edit Plus
> > to error out etc.) I will be using this remote editing feature in Edit
> > Plus, and I am sure this problem occurs rarely but I am not too
> > confident to edit a code for a long period of time :(
> > Thanks,
> > Den
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