copy `file.txt` to remote server

scp -l username -pw pa33w0rd file.txt

By: kev
2011-12-16 02:48:38

What Others Think

Which version of scp is that? The openssh version has the format: scp file.txt username@host:/path/to/dir Also, you don't want to put your password on the command line, otherwise anyone else using your machine can use 'ps' to read it.
flatcap · 405 weeks and 1 day ago

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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