FTP Op - Request


The FTP Op Request can be used to send a file payload to a remote server.


The operation attributes are as follows.

Attribute Type Description
type String ftp.Request
label String An optional label for this node if it is to be the target of a branch operation.
arguments Object [Required] The structure of the FTP request to perform. Expressions may be supplied within this structure.
tests Array of Object An array of anonymous Objects. Each Object represents a check to be performed. The associated Pass/Fail entries will be generated in the test instance check_log. Refer to the Operation Tests documentation for more information on the syntext for Operation tests.


This is an example entry within the operations array:

    "type": "ftp.Request",
    "arguments": {
        "method": "PUT",
        "content": "Test content to store in test.txt",
        "filename": "test.txt",
        "directory": "/tmp"


The following arguments are supported.

Argument Type Notes
method String [Required] Outbound method to use when sending the FTP Request to the remote server.
Default is PUT.
filename String [Required] The filename of the file to be created on the remote server.
content String The content for the file created at the remote server. If no content is provided an empty file will be created.
directory String The directory where the file should be created. This field is optional and when not specified the file will be placed in the remote user's default directory.