[olug] Newbie Question

Todd Christopher Hamilton netarttodd at gmail.com
Wed Jan 18 14:00:23 UTC 2006

When I use my windows machine to transfer files to my remote Linux machines
I use this app called FileZilla.  It uses the sftp protocol.  I dont know if
there is a Linux port.  If all else failes use the command line.  sftp works
like just ftp.

On 1/16/06, Jack <jdunn110 at cox.net> wrote:
>     Thanks for the ssh suggestion.  Sorry that had to be sent twice for
> me to actually try it.  That does indeed allow me to connect.
>     Now I'm busily ready man pages to figure out how to use sftp thru
> ssh to transfer files - or is there a better way?
>     (maybe I should have taken that advanced network admin course at
> metro after all...)
>     Jack
> /
> How exactly are you trying to connect to them?  Have you tried ssh?  If
> you have any type of firewall turned on, I'm assuming the HTTP ports
> will be blocked by default.  However, in general port 22 (ssh) is open
> for remote administration.
> ssh -l username ip_address/
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