Re: SSH1 and large files on 32-bit platforms
From: Atro Tossavainen (email@example.com)
From: Atro Tossavainen <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: email@example.com Date: Mon, 24 Mar 2003 10:01:10 +0200 (EET)
> Try piping the files. It doesn't allow multi-file transfer but at
> least it works with out a rebuild.
Yes, there's always the option of teaching folks to look for alternative
solutions instead of banging their head against the wall... instead of
"tar cf file directories; scp file.tar remotehost:" they could just
"tar cf - directories | ssh remotehost tar xf -", but you know how
difficult it is to get folks to change their ways of doing things.
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