Re: Helix GNOME, report of compilation, 2nd edition
Didn't know that so many people would jump in this thread, hehe. Thank you all
for your tips, I just found that gFTP (which is quite buggy, though) supports
SSH (much the same way sftp does, i think).
For those interested, http://gftp.seul.org/ , no powerpc.deb yet, and no source
Thanks a lot to all of you
Quoting Geert Uytterhoeven <email@example.com>:
> On Mon, 24 Jul 2000, Sven LUTHER wrote:
> > On Wed, Jul 19, 2000 at 10:48:09PM +0200, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> > > On Wed, 19 Jul 2000 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > > > Quoting Michel Dänzer <email@example.com>:
> > > > <snip>
> > > > > I like sftp - the source should be in woody.
> > > > >
> > > > > If only it had some of the more advanced features of ncftp or
> > > >
> > > > Hum, should do the job, anything can be better than scp anyway (I
> don't think
> > > > that any sane people have been using that).
> > >
> > > I use it :-)
> > >
> > > There are even more funny methods. Since scp1 doesn't work with
> sshd2 and I
> > > can't convince some people to use ssh1 or openssh, here's my
> > >
> > > ssh host tar cf - files | tar xvf -
> > Would gzipping or other compression work also ? Something like :
> > ssh host tar cIf - files | tar xIvf -
> > That is if the remote host has a tar installed that supports bzip2.
> Better: use ssh -C (gzip only) to compress everything. Bzip2 may be too
> (dial-in euros) to take much advantage of the increased compression.
> Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 --
> In personal conversations with technical people, I call myself a hacker.
> when I'm talking to journalists I just say "programmer" or something
> like that.
> -- Linus Torvalds