LinuxQuestions.org

LinuxQuestions.org (/questions/)
-   Syndicated Linux News (http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/syndicated-linux-news-67/)
-   -   LXer: ssh-xfer: Quickly grabbing files over an existing SSH connection (http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/syndicated-linux-news-67/lxer-ssh-xfer-quickly-grabbing-files-over-an-existing-ssh-connection-661473/)

LXer 08-08-2008 03:11 PM

LXer: ssh-xfer: Quickly grabbing files over an existing SSH connection
 
Published at LXer:

The Secure Shell (SSH) and Secure Copy (SCP) make remotely performing system administration and copying files across secure links a painless operation. SSH and SCP use the same SSH protocol to protect network communications, but they rely on users knowing if they want a shell or to copy a file beforehand. You cannot easily use an existing SSH shell connection to a remote machine and just grab one or two files; if you want the files, you'll have to make another SSH connection for the file copy using SCP -- unless you have ssh-xfer.

Read More...


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:49 PM.