4.2.8 FTP virtual filesystem of MC
MC can be used to access files over the Internet using FTP. Go to the menu by
pressing F9, then type `p' to activate the FTP virtual filesystem. Enter a URL
in the form username:[email protected], which will
retrieve a remote directory that appears like a local one.
Try http.us.debian.org/debian as URL and browse Debian file
The Debian archives,
Section 2.1 for how these are organized.