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Old 07-06-2006
copy folder from one server to another

Dear ALL

I have two Sco Unix ver 5.0.5 servers and i want to copy one folder from server A (IP to server B(IP

I want a script file using maybe "ftp" to do the job

Kindly any help
# 2  
Old 07-06-2006
I think this has been asked before in this forum, try to search before.
Anyway I'll give you some clues:
- ftp: do it "no interactive" and use "mget"
- ssh: "tar cf - dir/ | ssh user@host tar xf -" (needs user interaction if not using cert. auth.)
# 3  
Old 07-06-2006
try rcp(1) or scp(1)
# 4  
Old 07-07-2006
i have used rcp as the following thread shoes and ammended .rhosts and host.equiv

but it is giving me permission denied
# 5  
Old 07-07-2006
Are you using "root"?
# 6  
Old 07-07-2006
Please search the forum this question is answred many times.And as per your reqyirements you will get exact script to do the job.
Please always make a search before posting.
# 7  
Old 07-07-2006
No I am not using root

I will go by your recommendation and search again

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