how do i scp .dotfiles??

Gary Gatten Ggatten at
Fri Aug 27 17:21:24 UTC 2010

Rename them, copy, then rename them back?

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From: owner-freebsd-questions at [mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at] On Behalf Of Gary Kline
Sent: Friday, August 27, 2010 12:08 PM
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Subject: how do i scp .dotfiles??


this is the start of my master switchover.  how to i copy/scp,say,
~/.purpur to home/kline/.purple?  along with many hundreds of other
dot files? scp doesn't do it.



 Gary Kline  kline at  Public Service Unix
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