This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the Cygwin project.
Re: Files transfer question
- From: Alexander Gottwald <alexander dot gottwald at s1999 dot tu-chemnitz dot de>
- Cc: David Fraser <davidf at sjsoft dot com>, <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Tue, 17 Sep 2002 13:38:09 +0200 (MEST)
- Subject: Re: Files transfer question
On Tue, 17 Sep 2002, Stephen Liu wrote:
> My requirement is only for files transfer betwenn WinXP and "cygwin" not
> via another software.
On one host? Copy it through the filesystem. /cygdrive/x/ maps to drive x.
If you still have problems with unix/dos lineendings, recode can solve these.
Between hosts? Use the Windows networking (SMB). You can acces the network
paths via //server/share/filepath
> Before I made use of Samba to do the job. Currently
> I make use of Internet to help me, dispatching the file as attachment to an
> email from WinXP to myself and download it on Linux and vice versa. The
> max size of file allowed is 10MB. It is quite sufficient for me. But I am
> looking for some other alternatives, if possible.
If the hosts are in not connected via a windows network, the scp program (from
openssh) was already mentioned.
Stripped cc to cygwin-xfree, since this is not a xfree problem
http://www.gotti.org ICQ: 126018723
Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple
Bug reporting: http://cygwin.com/bugs.html