Package ftp

The standard UNIX FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client

The ftp package provides the standard UNIX command-line FTP (File
Transfer Protocol) client. FTP is a widely used protocol for
transferring files over the Internet and for archiving files.

If your system is on a network, you should install ftp in order to do
file transfers.

General Commands (Section 1)
Ftp is the user interface to the Internet standard File Transfer Protocol. The program allows a user to transfer files to and from a remote network site...
File Formats (Section 5)
This file contains configuration and autologin information for the File Transfer Protocol client ftp(1). The .netrc file contains login and initialization...