Copy/move files between Windows and FreeBSD

Gerard Seibert gerard at
Mon Mar 26 11:48:11 UTC 2007

On Mon, 26 Mar 2007 13:19:53 +0200
Nagy László Zsolt <nagylzs at> wrote:

> I need to copy,move and delete files across two machines. They are 
> located far away from each other. I have other FreeBSD machines and
> we were using SSH2 for this kind of task. Under windows, I could not
> find the right software. This is an automated task, and it is not 
> complicated: copy/move all files from one computer to another. I was 
> using putty and plink/pscp but it is not reliable. I could not start 
> them from a win32 service. I could run them from a scheduled program
> but sometimes they freeze and then I have to kill and restart the
> whole thing. I'm looking for a more reliable tool that can do SCP in
> batch mode. Do you have any suggestions?

Have you tried: SyncToy v1.4 available at:

I have used it with success on Windows machines connected to FreeBSD.


It takes all kinds to fill the freeways.

	Crazy Charlie
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