Delete file on SFTP or FTP server
Connect to an FTP server and delete a file. This example
shows a hypothetical FTP session on
machine that does not exist. If you have an account on an FTP server that grants
you permission to upload and delete files on that server, then you can use the
delete function as shown in this example.
First, connect to the server.
s = ftp('ftp.example.com')
FTP with properties: Host: "ftp.example.com" Username: "anonymous" Port: 21 ServerLocale: "en_GB" DirParserFcn: @matlab.io.ftp.parseDirListingForUnix Mode: "binary" LocalDataConnectionMethod: "passive" RemoteWorkingDirectory: "/"
Display the contents of the current folder on the FTP server.
myscript.m README.txt pub
Delete the file named
Display the updated contents of the current folder. The
README.txt file is no longer available for
s — Connection to SFTP or FTP server
SFTP object | FTP object
Connection to an SFTP or FTP server, specified as an SFTP object or an FTP object.
filename — Name of file to delete
character vector | string scalar
Name of the file to delete, specified as a character vector or string scalar.
Introduced before R2006a