W3bbo wrote:
...(e.g. WebDAV)...
...
why isn't it just FtpRequest?...

WebFTP is trademarked; http://webftp.cygnuspub.com/license.htm

 and the

Finnish
IT center for science has a database called
   PreQuest

http://www.csc.fi/english/research/software/prequest

Any more questions?