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Advanced TFTP

atftp is a client/server implementation of the TFTP protocol that implements RFCs 1350, 2090, 2347, 2348, and 2349. The server is multi-threaded and the client presents a friendly interface using libreadline. The current server implementation lacks IPv6 support.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  20 Mar 2004 11:18

    Release Notes: This release includes support for mtftp (preliminary), a way to use multicast in tftp transfer. It also includes support for libpcre which allows the user to apply regular expressions on requested file name. There are also many small enhancements and bugfixes to the multicast (RFC2090) support. Some new command line options have been added too.

    •  06 Jul 2003 20:46

      Release Notes: Fixe buffer overflow (local and remote vulnerabilities) have been fixed. See bid 5760, 7819, 7902, 7906, and 7907.

      •  01 Apr 2002 02:25

        Release Notes: A libwrap segfault and autoconf issues with Red Hat have been fixed. There are new command line options, and also new debconf translations (Debian only).

        •  10 Feb 2002 23:14

          Release Notes: This release has multicast support, libwrap support for spawned threads, autoconf enhancements, spelling fixes, and debconf translations.

          •  21 Jul 2001 07:54

            Release Notes: Client statistics support. Better readline support in client. Daemon mode supported in server. Debconf fr, es, and de translations (debian packaging). Autoconf support.

            Recent comments

            24 Apr 2012 06:41 spezticle

            i am having a lot of problems getting atftpd to operate properly.
            i'm using atftp-0.7 (server)
            and i'm running Debian 6, squeeze.
            please refer to the following thread:

            26 Nov 2002 19:52 baeboo

            the readme file needed a line or two on how to install atftp. It took me a while to workout that you had to run the "configure" script install atftp. that redhat directory was abit of a mis-direction for us redhat users also.


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