Originally Posted by KathiW
What is the best way to get a file to a Linux machine from a different enviroment when you are not physically at the machine and don't want to risk ASCII corruption of the file?
Since you mentioned SSH2 in your subject header, I'd go with SCP. Doesn't care about file types...just shovels the data over, secure, easy to work with, and only requires the one port (SSH, port 22), that you already have open.
Uses the same passwords/keys as your existing SSH user too...