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Craig Box craig@d...
Wed Apr 6 07:52:22 NZST 2005


> Have you considered using pscp from
> http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/
> I have found the putty suite to be very useful under windows and doing
> an scp transfer should get around any possible issues with samba and
> at least narrow down the possible cause of the problem if it still
> fails.

On a side note, pscp is god awful slow - feels like half the speed of Linux 
scp, and of course these are both slower than smb due to the encryption 
overhead.  Useful, sure, but very slow.  WinSCP is no better as it uses 
PuTTY's encryption code.

Craig 




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