LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Non-*NIX Forums > Programming
User Name
Password
Programming This forum is for all programming questions.
The question does not have to be directly related to Linux and any language is fair game.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 02-25-2009, 09:45 AM   #1
chili811
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2009
Posts: 5

Rep: Reputation: 0
sftp


hi

Can anyone tell me how I can use sftp to transfer a file from login-s to my local computer?
 
Old 02-25-2009, 11:20 AM   #2
TB0ne
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Distribution: SuSE, RedHat, Slack,CentOS
Posts: 19,317

Rep: Reputation: 4470Reputation: 4470Reputation: 4470Reputation: 4470Reputation: 4470Reputation: 4470Reputation: 4470Reputation: 4470Reputation: 4470Reputation: 4470Reputation: 4470
Quote:
Originally Posted by chili811 View Post
hi

Can anyone tell me how I can use sftp to transfer a file from login-s to my local computer?
Type in "man scp", and it'll tell you how to use it.

For example:

scp <user name>@<remote computer address or name>:/path/to/file /local/path/to/copy/to

Will transfer the file from the remote system to your local. Swap the parameters to send a file from local to remote.
 
  


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



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
how to create sftp user only in red hat 4 not ftp user ..only sftp user princeu28 Linux - Newbie 1 10-14-2008 09:10 AM
cannot login into SFTP server using Net::SFTP cccc Programming 1 10-31-2007 07:23 AM
sFTP wwnexc Linux - Networking 1 10-11-2005 09:26 AM
How do I use sftp to upload my web site? (no sftp tar command) johnMG Linux - Networking 6 06-21-2005 10:14 PM
Files truncated by sftp/sftp-server at 65kb gato Linux - Networking 1 12-18-2003 11:29 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Non-*NIX Forums > Programming

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:56 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
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
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration