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How do I use my keyfile to sftp transfer data from one server to another

I cant scp, the other server only takes sftp connections. Currently, I am trying to do sftp jay@server.name.com:/files> put -r ~/ -i keyname does not work, just resolves with illegal option -- ...
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passwordless ssh

May be this is a repeat question, but I couldn't find any answer that works for me in the search result. I am trying to connect to a prod_host from my office_desktop_host which I have connected ...
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How do I configure SSH so it dosen't try all the identity files automatically?

I have been putting my ssh identity files inside my ~/.ssh/ folder. I have probably about 30 files in there. When I connect to servers, i will specify the identity file to use, with something like ...
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I need a secure configuration for SVN server in linux that uses system accounts for authentication/authorization

I need to setup several services in a Linux VPS and want to use system accounts for managing authentication/authorization on those services. When I setting up a svn server I did something like this, ...