File Transfer is a Mender add-on providing the functionality of transferring files on and off any accepted device.
From the caller's perspective, File Transfer offers a simple HTTP API to
PUT files. On a device
mender-connect handles requests from the backend
and provides data to reply to the HTTP calls. The implementation does not relay
on any third-party software installed on a device, and in that sense has no relation
to FTP or SFTP. Although feature-wise it provides similar functionalities.
Currently, the File Transfer does not support parallel uploads or downloads. Please make sure you are not running multiple sessions at the same time for the same device.
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