downloading ftp file

I'm trying to download a file from from my mac in safari but I get a broken message. Does this file exist? How would I do this in my terminal window if I can't from my browser?
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David Johnson, CD, MVPConnect With a Mentor OwnerCommented:
ftp username is anonymous
password is your email address i.e.

then  you have to cd to the directory you want or
get \directory1\directory2\fileyouwant.flt

Contents of that file

Data format for the COMPOSITE_d15.PLT

 1- 4   I4     Year
 5- 6   I2     Month
 7- 8   I2     Day
 9-10   2X     Blank
11-18   F8.3   Total Solar Irradiance (TSI)

CREATED: Nov 19 1999
NOTE:    A plot of the composite is shown on the homepage of PMOD/WRC: 
The description of the composite can be found in:
C.Fr\"ohlich and Judith Lean, 1998, "Total Solar Irradiance Variations",
in: F.L.Deubner et al., Eds., "New Eyes to see inside the Sun and Stars", 
Proceedings IAU Symposium 185, Kyoto, August 1997, Kluwer Academic Publ., 
Dordrecht, The Netherlands, pp. 89-102.
C.Fr\"ohlich and Judith Lean, 1998, "The Suns Total Irradiance: Cycles, 
Trends and Related Climate Change Uncertainties since 1978", 
Geophys.Res.Let., 25, pp.  4377-4380.
This dataset is freely available with one restriction:
If you use the data or some product based on the data in a published 
paper refer to one of the above publications and acknowlege receipt of the 
dataset (mention version used) from PMOD/WRC, Davos, Switzerland,
and acknowledge unpublished data from the VIRGO Team.

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omarfaridConnect With a Mentor Commented:
from terminal you can run

ftp> bin
ftp> bye

you may need to provide username and password

if you have wget on your system you may also do

wget --user=username --password=mypassword
libertyforall2Connect With a Mentor Author Commented:
ftp: Can't lookup `/STP/SOLAR_DATA/SOLAR_IRRADIANCE/COMPOSITE.v2.FMT': nodename nor servname provided, or not known
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libertyforall2Connect With a Mentor Author Commented:
royhuff:~ royhuff$ ftp
Connected to
500 OOPS: setuid
ftp> ls
Not connected.
omarfaridConnect With a Mentor Commented:
you need to provide username and password

try to run

ftp> user yourusername

then provide password
micropc1Connect With a Mentor Commented:
It ought to prompt for a userid and password... as the others have stated you should be able to do this...

: ftp
enter userid and password

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