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close

Class: FTP

Close connection to FTP server

Syntax

close(ftpobj)

Description

close(ftpobj) closes the connection to the FTP server.

Tips

  • If you do not run close at the end of your session, the connection either times out automatically or terminates when you exit MATLAB®.

  • After calling close, calling any other FTP method on the same object automatically reopens the connection.

  • close does not return any output to indicate success or failure.

Input Arguments

ftpobj

FTP object created by ftp.

Examples

Connect to the National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) FTP server, and then disconnect:

ngdc = ftp('ftp.ngdc.noaa.gov');
close(ngdc)

FTP service courtesy of the NGDC. See NGDC Privacy Policy, Disclaimer, and Copyright for NGDC terms of service.

See Also

Introduced before R2006a

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