Secure Copy or SCP is a means of securely transferring computer files between a local host and a remote host or between two remote hosts. It is based on the Secure Shell (SSH) protocol.

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Linux SCP File transfer No space left on device?

I am trying to transfer one zip file from a linux based machine to a Windows based using SCP. I can go through the transfer ok but when it completes it says "No space left on device". The ...
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SCP version of - ssh -A -t -l root 192.16.4.9 ssh -A -t node-17

I'm on a vpn. I ssh to a machine through another machine like so ssh -A -t -l bob 192.16.4.9 ssh -A -t node-17 I now need to scp a file from node-17:/tmp/something. How can I do the above in one ...
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FTP giving less uploading speed compare to SCP

If I upload file using SCP then I get uploading speed up to 1.5 MB/s scp filename root@SERVER_IP:/path/to/store/ and If I use FTP to upload same file on same server then I get uploading speed up ...
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Priority for HTTP over SSH

My file server (Ubuntu) on the internet runs OpenSSH, where users upload and download files using scp or WinSCP. At the same time, the server runs some web applications (http), which need higher ...
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scp to remote server permission denied

I try to copy files to a remote server (OSXServer) using scp. I have 2 user accounts on that server with what I thought the exact same settings. Now I tried the copying files into the respective home ...
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MaxStartups and MaxSessions configurations parameter for ssh connections?

I am copying the files from machineB and machineC into machineA as I am running my below shell script on machineA. If the files is not there in machineB then it should be there in machineC for sure ...
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Improving “first copy” timing to distant data center?

Background: Our production rollouts comprise of below high-level steps. Take golden copy of code from single staging source. Stage code to multiple datacenters. Modify the staged code to have ...
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“Unable to get term attr: Invalid argument” while trying to SCP

I have to set up two LDAP servers for replication. My problem is that when i want to copy the master-slapd's database files with scp command i get the next message after typing in the account's ...
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OpenSSH scp restrictions a-la gitolite

Does anyone know of some software that would allow to restrict/tune the scp experience on a single unix user, based on SSH keys? Similar to what gitolite does, or more flexible what rssh can do, but ...
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Trouble connecting to a local machine through a remote server

I'm trying to scp something to my local machine from a remote server. At first, scp complained that there was no route to host through port 22, but then I forwarded that port on my router. Now, I try ...
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Cygwin Scp or Rsync permissions

Why is it that whenever I Scp or Rsync files from my Windows machine using cygwin to my Ubuntu server. The copied files will all have no permissions. Rsync doesn't even work because it cannot copy ...
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scp/sftp backup script

I'm looking for a simple backup solution. My hoster has provided some backup space on remote server over scp/sftp. They have supplied me a username and a password. The option of auth with a RSA/DSA ...
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SCP Stalled : Server to Oracle VM

I have a oracle VM as a test environment, when I try to scp some files from my production server it always get stalled. Sometimes with very small file <5kb scp runs successfully. Please help. PS: ...
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freeSSHd SCP Linux to Windows Fails with “exec request failed on channel 0”

Windows has freeSSHd installed. Logging in with ssh from Ubuntu 14.04 LTS via SSH using Windows Login credentials works fine. Logging in with SFTP also works fine. This test is being run from a ...
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SCP and SSH do not work from PC in another subnet

I've posted this question on stackoverflow and was recommended to try this forum instead. I have Ubuntu guest running on VmWare hosted by Windows 7. I tried to scp a file from a server PC to my ...
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scp cannot transfer file?

This problem is i cannot transfer file from my computer to server. I use command scp -v ./1.cap ug01:/cshome/twu5/, it take about 3 mintus, but scp did nothing. Then i terminal the scp. Here is the ...
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Centos: scp stalls after sending some data and then both NIC's become unavailable, what could be the reason?

I have a brand new Dell R610 server installed with latest Centos 6.4 . This server has been purchased in a bulk of 5 servers and all other servers act the same. I'm trying to scp a centos.iso file ...
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Scp fails in one direction for admin but is successful with root user

I am able to do a scp from one server to anoher using a particular user but the same user is not able to send files back to the first one. I used scp -vv and the detials look as below: Executing: ...
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Using scp for local to remote transfer results in local to local transfer

I am currently using the following command to copy a local file to a remote server: scp -r -P22234 -v /backup/mysql/mysql-backup.sql.gz backup@linuxweb2.co.uk:/home/backup/ However the file always ...
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Copy files from EC2 instance to remote dedicated server

I'm having trouble copying several very large sql dumps via SSH I used this command: /usr/bin/scp -P 2382 /ec2/path/file.sql root@$123.45.67.890:/remote/file/path/ And also /usr/bin/scp -P 2382 -i ...
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Torque PBS Errors on Node “sys_copy, command '/usr/bin/scp -rpB /var/spool/pbs/spool/169104.davidbook.ER david@DavidBook://Test.e169104'”

and thank you for any help with this problem. I will find some questions I can answer well to pay the community back either way. I keep getting the following error on my test cluster syslog: May 20 ...
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Torque: Unable to copy output and error files to the submission dir

I'm using torque-mom-3.0.3 on Fedora 16. I'm completely newbie about of torque and I'm testing a pbs_server on a virtual machine an a pbs_client on the host. pbs_mom complains as follows on node ...
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scp in for loop for installing printers — connection refused

I could've sworn I was able to setup printers by: setup first host with lpadmin setup additional hosts with for loop: wherein stop cups copy printers.conf over start cups for host in ...