LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices

Reply
 
LinkBack Search this Thread
Old 07-21-2004, 06:10 PM   #1
exodist
Senior Member
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: Portland, Oregon
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 1,369

Rep: Reputation: 46
cp command with progress indicator


does anyone know fo a command line copy program/command that has a progrss indicator?
 
Old 07-21-2004, 06:27 PM   #2
Lansing_Banda
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: Huntsville, AL
Distribution: Mandrake 9.1
Posts: 13

Rep: Reputation: 0
You could use scp and just copy the file to localhost. I believe that you can use it just like cp.

scp file.1 /etc/file.1

or if it doesn't

scp file.1 <username>@localhost:/etc/file.1

You will have to provide your password for the last one though.

Last edited by Lansing_Banda; 07-21-2004 at 06:31 PM.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
md5sum progress indicator Ianmcc Linux - Software 3 02-04-2009 02:50 PM
Command for viewing wget in progress? lectraplayer Debian 4 09-28-2005 08:59 PM
gui file copy progress indicator? zero79 Linux - Software 3 07-10-2005 02:00 AM
Loss of scp progress indicator when piping command to tee Arodef Linux - General 1 03-08-2005 09:01 PM
bash: How can I create a progress indicator? apeekaboo Programming 5 06-27-2003 10:41 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:20 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration