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The SSH File Transfer Protocol, (sometimes called Secure File Transfer Protocol, Secure FTP), or SFTP, is a network protocol that provides file access, file transfer, and file management functionality over any reliable data stream.

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Can you sftp and scp into windows openssh with bash set as the default shell?

When the default ssh shell is set to powershell: New-ItemProperty -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\OpenSSH" -Name DefaultShell -Value "C:\Windows\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\powershell.exe&...
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Is it possible that FTP makes any bit error?

I have been thinking so far that FTP deosn't cause any bit errors while transferring files. But recently, I met a problem that the files I sent through FTP between my two servers are sometimes ...
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Getting "Error skipping startup message" when connecting with "sudo su" shell in WinSCP

My WinSCP config: File protocol: SCP user name: namjoo port: 22 settings > SCP/Shell > Shell: sudo su - When I try to connect I get this error: Error skipping startup message. Your shell is ...
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SFTP prevent user from deleting original directory

I cannot find how to prevent chroot users from deleting some original directory. I have an SFTP that is already working. Below is my process to create a directory for new partners. [root@...]# ...
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SFTP access information

I am have clients sending me they data over the email (csv files) so I can then do what I need to for them with it. Obviously, this is not the best secure way to transfer data and I am thinking of ...
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Why does SFTP return "permission denied" even when user has highest privileges?

that seemed to work-> sftp .. garyfiles@127.0.0.1 (on the same muchine) I want to implement an FTP over two Linux(Ubuntu 20.04) munchies in order to allow a user to upload files into my server ...
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SFTP user permission denied

I have created a new sftpuser with below format. sudo adduser --shell /bin/false sftpuser sudo passwd sftpuser sudo mkdir -p /var/sftp/files sudo chown sftpuser:sftpuser /var/sftp/files sudo chown ...
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simple bash script for collecting logs

I'm new with BASH scripting and I need a little help if it's possible. Let's say there's a UNIX server from which I want to gather some simple log events (let's say .txt files). Let's say log events ...
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Windows cmd prompt's locale changed just after launching ssh.exe

I'm using windows 11 21H2 (B22000.613) Korean version. Normally, all outputs of command prompt (cmd.exe) are shown as Korean. But if I launch ssh (or scp, sftp), all outputs of command prompt changed ...
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Could Not Login SFTP using PGP Private Keys

I'm new to linux SFTP commands. I would like to know how to login SFTP if the server host gave me pair of PGP Public and Private key and want us to connect to them. using PGP keys -----BEGIN PGP ...
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How can I use Blowfish cipher algorithm for securing FTP connection in a vsftpd service?

I need to implement an SFTP server that uses Blowfish as the cipher algorithm for the communications. The FTP server will be in an Ubuntu OS. I initially installed vsftpd service and I'm trying to ...
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Automatic File Sync in WinSCP

I saw a few articles and videos on how to write a script to sync a remote and local directory, whether that be remote-local, local-remote or bidirectional. However that script has to be run by the ...
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SFTP with public and private keys

I want to use private and public keys for access to the SFTP server, instead of a username/password mechanism. SFTP server should be available only for a specific user that can log in from whatever IP ...
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Lots of failed authentication requests from all over the world on brand new GGL cloud SFTP server

I created my first public server - an SFTP server hosted on google cloud. I was checking the auth log during the 2nd day of testing and noticed that I'm getting 4-10 hits from random people every ...
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sftp/ssh connection works on network but not from outside

Okay, this is a weird one. I normally don't ask questions here, but I'm about 5 hours in and my brain is melting. I have set up a sftp server on my network with the following attributes in my ...
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SFTP Editing the file changes the file owner [duplicate]

I have installed VSFTPD. All the files are owned by the root user and siteadmin group. chown -R root:siteadmin * SFTP user: myuser This SFTP user is also part of siteadmin group. So, chmod -R 770 * ...
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How can I watch a folder on an sftp server for new files?

I log in to a sftp server, and to see the files I type ls. Is there any way to recursively watch a folder? For now I just keep typing ls -tlh. Is there a way for that to happen without me typing it? ...
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How to "get" multiple directories from an SFTP server

I have an SFTP server with the following directories: dir1 test_results templates How can I get everything inside these directories as is to my local? I tried: get -r dir1 test_results templates But ...
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Generate SSH keys for Windows server acting as client

I have an app, which will be run by AutoSys on Windows 2012 server. The app should send csv via SFTP to Linux server. Under which account should I generate SSH keys on the Win12 server?
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trying to setup vsftp on linux server using ssh

I just set up SFTP on my server using a tutorial: https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-set-up-vsftpd-for-a-user-s-directory-on-ubuntu-18-04 I can log in to my server aith FileZilla, ...
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Far Manager NetBox SFTP can't connect to the linux server

I'm trying to connect to the RedHat Linux server through Far Manager 3.0.5800.0 x64 and NetBox plugin with SFTP. But it doesn't open the session as I expect it and doesn't exposure any errors. The ...
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sftp authentification: Key based and password based at the same time?

Can i implement key based and password based authentification at the same time on sftp server? I want the server first to do the key based auth. and if it was correct then ask for password based auth. ...
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connecting to sftp server by not using a client software like filezilla

I set up sftp using openssh service on windows server 2022. I can connect with the sftp server from a client using Filezilla. My question is, is a sftp-client software like filezilla always necessary ...
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Difference between scp and sftp within curl

I have encountered a serious problem with curl. I want to copy a file from a raspberry on a remote server working under Windows 10. RSA key is installed on the server, everything is working ...
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How do I use SFTP without SSH?

I want a fast and flexible file server but I don't need encryption or authentication. How can I use SFTP for this on Linux systems?
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Restrict a remote user on its folder through SFTP connection on El Capitan

I have a 2009 Macbook Pro with El Capitan which a want to share remotely via SFTP. I did many attempts following many guides, using both terminal and the graphic process in MacOS Settings but I did ...
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chrooted linux users don't have any access

I want to create some developer users to access my server files with these restrictions: 1. SFTP access only to specific folder which is under Web Server access. 2. No Interactive Shell Access at all. ...
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Locally edit remote directories/files via ssh tunneling

As the title suggests I want to edit on my local machine (Machine A) files that are in a server (Machine C) that is accessible after sshing to another server (Machine B) (two hops in total). I'm using ...
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Connection timeout - SFTP Sublime text to amazon EC2 on windows

I'm trying to use the SFTP packages from Sublime Text to access a remote folder on my EC2 server. I'm getting a Connection timeout failure. I don't understand why. Here are my current SFTP server ...
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No FTP over Portmapper because of PASV instead of EPSV

due to ds-lite I can't connect to the FTP-Server of my NAS. So I'm using an v-server as portmapper with 6tunnel. The login works fine, but the rest doesn't work. I'm using passive ftp, the FTP-Server ...
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SFTP connection in cmd prints "SSH-2.0-OpenSSH_6.2" and hangs

I am not able to connect SFTP via cmd. Problem is it shows "Connected" but after that it get hangs and finally will display error message "Connection closed by remote host." It's ...
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Using SFTP in Nautilus to see my remote machine folders stopped working after changing internet provider

I have problem visualizing my remote folders from work using nautilus (or any other file manager). It started after changing internet provider. Here the details: Normally, I'd start a VPN in the ...
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Local mount of SFTP contents not visible from Docker container

thanks in advance for reading...I have mounted a SFTP share locally on my linux system (unraid) using the following anonymized command with the curlftpfs utility: curlftpfs -v server.ip.address /local/...
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Upload files to Backblaze B2 with SFTP or FTPS or SCP?

We have a Backblaze B2 business account, and from my understanding it should be possible to upload files using SFTP. Or alternatively FTPS or SCP would also be fine (I just want to be able to upload/...
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Centos Sftp group permission

I take over the work of a colleague who has left. I can not figure out how to manage group access on a sftp service. getfacl /CR_RCT/Nps/ # owner: root # group: NPS user::rwx group::r-x group:...
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How to limit sshd/sftp connections or memory use in Linux?

I'm working on an embedded Linux system, and I found it will report 'page allocation stall' while I'm downloading file via sftp. Please refer to this video for detail. I've tried the following ways to ...
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Permission problems when accessing symlinks via sftp and scp on Windows Server 2019 with OpenSSH

I set up OpenSSH on a Windows Server 2019 machine and now I'm able to access the machine via ssh from my Windows 10 client. Then I created a folder on the Windows Server which contains several ...
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Use network to store vdi

I'm trying to store vdis to a network machine which is mounted to my machine using nautilus and sftp. I confirm that I can access the directory and I can write to it. The error I'm getting is this: ...
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How to set up multiple sftp users with specific requirements

I have an ec2 instance running ubuntu 20.04. I need to set up multiple sftp users with the following requirements: Each can log in directly to their own directory. They should not be able to see, or ...
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what is the meaning of "sent attrib have 0xf" in sftp debug log?

what is the meaning of "sent attrib have 0xf" in sftp debug log? I thought it is file permission & attributes, but after changing the file permission, still get same result in sftp debug ...
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How to set proxy for SFTP in Ubuntu terminal

I set the proxy for curl and wget using the commands: export http_proxy="http://xxx.xx.xx.xx:8080" export https_proxy="https://xxx.xx.xx.xx:8080" These work. So I tried export ...
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"Can't find password for connection ID" using SSH key pair to access sFTP

I'm trying to access company's sFTP using ForkLift 3 on MacOS. I created an openSSH key pair using Terminal and the following command: $ ssh-keygen -t rsa Inside Terminal I opted to include a ...
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Command line SFTP on Windows 10

I am getting strange key board behavior when I try to connect to an FTP server using Windows 10 on the command line... >sftp username@something.something.com The authenticity of host 'something....
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When using SFTP with private/public keys on Mac, how do I change the FTP username being sent?

I’m using Mac OS Big Sur with a bash shell. I want to use SFTP to connect to a remote server using public/private keys. However, I keep getting prompted for a password for the wrong username, I tried ...
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How ca I make CentOS 7 accept SSH while denying SCP?

On a CentOS 7 server, I'd like to configure it such that: It accepts SSH connections, like PuTTY It denies SCP/SFTP connections, like SCP, WinSCP, and FileZilla Is such a configuration possible?
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How to automatically remove a remote sftp folder after sync?

I'm using the following command to download all files from an sftp, and remove the remote files afterwards: /usr/bin/lftp sftp://user@host -e "set sftp:auto-confirm yes; mirror --delete --...
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Why sftp login does not land in chroot directory from linux to windows?

# This is the sshd server system-wide configuration file. See # sshd_config(5) for more information. # The strategy used for options in the default sshd_config shipped with # OpenSSH is to specify ...
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How to automate sftp and remote shell calls?

I am on windows and I have remote linux server. I do not have admin access to neither of them. I have following set of steps/commands cp C:/ ... /file.war C:/temp/update/file.war sftp server write ...
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SFTP/FTP connection timeouts when left unused for few minutes

I am running Linux Mint 20.1 Ulyssa (Xfce 4.14.2) and I have this issue where I am programming something using SFTP/FTP connection through Thunar, and if I stay too long without editing/modifying/...
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How to set up an SFTP server for access from outside my own team?

I am working on SFTP(protocol). My team lead asked me. By using SFTP other division employees in my organization should access the files of our division documents i.e. They can download the documents ...
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