shortcut to scp a file to the same location on a remote machine

scp filename root@remote:`pwd`
This will copy a file from your current directory to the same location on another machine. Handy for configuring ha, copying your resolv.conf, .bashrc, anything in /usr/local, etc.
Sample Output
[root@core /to/long/of/a/directory/name/to/type/out/gesh]# scp filename root@domain.tld:`pwd`
root@domain.tld's password:
filename                                     100% 1757     1.7KB/s   00:00
[root@core /to/long/of/a/directory/name/to/type/out/gesh]#

By: shadus
2011-10-29 07:12:17

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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