publicfile home page

publicfile is a system for publishing public files. It implements an http server and ftp server. It is secure, reliable, small, fast, etc etc etc. Just like all of Dan Bernstein's tools. Dan has his own page for publicfile. We've got this one so we can distribute our enhancements to publicfile.

Dan has a mailing list for publicfile. The Aims Group has an archive.

A few people have contributed enhancements:

Publicfile's ftp server uses a documented listing format which is designed to be parsed. Some ftp clients have been modified to parse this format. Some have patches to help them grokk it:


Russell Nelson
Last modified: Fri Apr 27 10:49:09 EDT 2007