Secure File Copy

albi albi at
Tue Nov 15 14:17:13 GMT 2005

On Tue, 15 Nov 2005 15:09:12 +0100
Enrique Ayesta Perojo <eayesta at> wrote:

> El Asteartea, 15 de Azaroa de 2005 14:47, Joshua Lewis escribió:
> > I have a FreeBSD 5.4 system and I have no way to back up the data.
> > I don't have a burner and I can't get one anytime soon. I do
> > however have a burner on my wifes G4 laptop. I have enabled SSH on
> > the FreeBSD system and I can SSH into the box from the Mac, However
> > I do not know how to copy the files I need to back up from the
> > FreeBSD system to the Mac. Thanks ahead of time for any help.
> Take a look at the scp man page, it works very similar to the cp
> command.

here's an example :
scp -r username_on_the_G4 at ipaddress-of-the-G4:/path_to_files/ ~/

(instead of the ~/ in the end you can use a dot)

grtjs, albi
gpg-key: lynx -dump | gpg --import

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