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Re: Programs for direct friend-to-friend file transfer?

On Sun, Jun 03, 2012 at 02:31:02AM -0700, Aubrey Raech wrote:
> On Sat, 02 Jun 2012 15:16:19 +0100
> Chris Davies <chris-usenet@roaima.co.uk> wrote:
> > 7.  Use rsync (over ssh) or sftp to copy the files. Remember to tell
> > them to use port 10022 (or whatever you decided in #1) instead of the
> >     default port 22.
> > 
> > Chris
> > 
> > 
> In the event that the other person is capable of ssh/scp, I will
> probably configure a setup like this. Thank you for the how-to!! Very
> helpful. I don't mind ssh/scp, but most people I know don't know how
> to use that sort of thing at *all*.

If you do set up an ssh server, your remote users can use an SFTP client
to access it.  FileZilla or GFTP are two that come to mind.  That may be
easier for your users than command-line scp or rsync.


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