Re: Trouble with scp (newbie)

From: Nico Kadel-Garcia (
Date: 03/14/02

From: "Nico Kadel-Garcia" <>
Date: Wed, 13 Mar 2002 23:33:46 GMT

"Coby Beck" <> wrote in message
> Hello, Group!
> I have poked around where I thought I would find help, if this is a FAQ
> please direct me to it...
> I have installed putty on my Windows ME system. I can log in to a Linux
> server. I can see the file I want. But I cannot seem to transfer it to
> windows box.
> me@myhost: scp -p .
> me@myhost: scp -p "C:\target-dir\"

??? Is this your command as run on your WinME box? Or on your Linux box?

You can either use "pscp", the new "WinSCP2" graphical client, or install
OpenSSH as part of CygWin to provide an ssh server on your WinME box, if you
want one.