Copy/move files between Windows and FreeBSD

Laszlo Nagy gandalf at
Mon Mar 26 14:18:15 UTC 2007

Ivan Voras írta:
> Nagy László Zsolt wrote:
>>  Hi,
>> 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 cygwin?
Thanks, this is the first I'll try. Since I was using pscp, it will be
the less pain to use "scp" from "openssh for windows". I hope it will work.


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