What is the advantage of ASCII mode with regards to FTP?

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    5Gen_Prelude There might not be an "I" in the word "Team", but

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    5Gen_Prelude There might not be an "I" in the word "Team", but

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    So from a UNIX system where text is sent (like a CSV file), it's better to use ASCII since my windows client requires CR and LF end of lines... Yes??

    (I'm ignoring the speed advantage...)
     
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    correct (that's what i understand at least)
     
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