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Old 12-02-2009
Transfer files from Solaris to windows

Please let me know a efficient way to transfer files from a solaris to a windows machine. Total size of data is 800GB.
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Old 12-02-2009
use samba to share it over from solaris </usr/local/samba/lib/smb.conf>, then you do a compress/transfer or use any tool like coreftp(will take super long) Smilie

Last edited by incredible; 12-02-2009 at 12:08 PM..
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Old 12-05-2009
The most simple way

Hi PingMeBack!
Use WinSCP (uses SSH) free software.Smilie
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Old 12-05-2009
cifs or nfs is a lot faster then using scp to copy 800gb of data. so if it can be slow, scp might be an easy choice and cifs or nfs might be the faster choice.

(for nfs you need extra tools to teach windows nfs)
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