FTP recursion limit in shared hosting server is apply to 2,000 in default. Some of the server has increase to 10,000 which based on the hardware capabilities of server. FTP recursion limit is limitation amount of files appear under one directory, which in layman term is call listing directory.
If user has hit the limitation, probably will prompt an error as below.
226 Output truncated to 2000 matches
In order to continue view or alter the files under the saids directory, user are advise to use FTP client to download the entire folder to local machine and proceed for necessary managing action.
Remarks : Above setting is applicable for all linux shared hosting environment user, if there is further clarification needed may always drop us an email for better assis