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Reliable file transfer over slow or flaky network link

I need to transfer a number of files files over a low-quality broadband link to a server. The files are large, and take approximately 30 minutes to transfer per file. I use scp, but it sometimes ...
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How can I create a user only for sftp

I have added a user to the system via "adduser" script. Then, in the /etc/passwd file I tried changing the /bin/bash to /sbin/nologin or to /dev/null with no luck... I would like the user not having ...
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Download file using ssh

I have ssh root access at a server and I need to download, then upload a file to it. I use putty on my local machine, connect and can do anything. But I don't know how to download the file :). I know ...
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how can i change my php.ini file from ssh client

i found my php.ini file in the etc directory in my remote server, if i wanted to change the file contents, how could i do that, can's i first download the file change it then upload it using ssh ...
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ssh access without password

I know that it is possible to ssh to another server without a password if authentication keys are set on both the servers. But I will like to know if it is possible to allow users from any IP ...