Topic "Wrong recognition of file type according to its extension"

Author Message
[View user's profile]

Joined: 2006-02-28
Posts: 10
Location: Belgrade, Serbia
If file name has more than two dots, the WinSCP recognizes wrong its extension and transfers it in wrong way (from server to PC).

Transfer mode is Default, the file extension is .jpg
WinSCP version: 424beta (and earlier, like 4.17)

    File name:
    transfers it as Text
    File name: graph.php.jpg
    transfers it as Text
    File name:
    transfers it as Binary

The extension should be the string after the last dot.
[View user's profile]
Site Admin
Joined: 2002-12-10
Posts: 24759
Location: Prague, Czechia
What is your ascii file mask?
Martin Prikryl

You can post new topics in this forum

Search Site

What is WinSCP?

It is award-winning SFTP client, SCP client, FTPS client and FTP client integrated into one software program for file transfer to FTP server or secure SFTP server. [More]

And it's free!


About donations

$9   $19   $49   $99

About donations


WinSCP Privacy Policy

WinSCP License