conchftp Man page

CFTP(1) BSD General Commands Manual CFTP(1)

NAME

conchftp — Conch command-line SFTP client

SYNOPSIS

conchftp [-B buffer_size] [-b command_file] [-R num_requests] [-s subsystem]

DESCRIPTION

is a client for logging into a remote machine and executing commands to
send and receive file information. It can wrap a number of file transfer
subsystems

The options are as follows:

-B Specifies the default size of the buffer to use for sending and
receiving. (Default value: 32768 bytes.)

-b File to read commands from, ‘-‘ for stdin. (Default value: inter‐
active/stdin.)

-R Number of requests to make before waiting for a reply.

-s Subsystem/server program to connect to.

The following commands are recognised by :

cd path
Change the remote directory to ‘path’.

chgrp gid path
Change the gid of ‘path’ to ‘gid’.

chmod mode path
Change mode of ‘path’ to ‘mode’.

chown uid path
Change uid of ‘path’ to ‘uid’.

exit Disconnect from the server.

get remote-path [local-path] Get remote file and optionally store it at specified local path.

help Get a list of available commands.

lcd path
Change local directory to ‘path’.

lls [ls-options [path]] Display local directory listing.

lmkdir path
Create local directory.

ln linkpath targetpath
Symlink remote file.

lpwd Print the local working directory.

ls [-l [path]] Display remote directory listing.

mkdir path
Create remote directory.

progress
Toggle progress bar.

put local-path [remote-path] Transfer local file to remote location

pwd Print the remote working directory.

quit Disconnect from the server.

rename oldpath newpath
Rename remote file.

rmdir path
Remove remote directory.

rm path
Remove remote file.

version
Print the SFTP version.

? Synonym for ‘help’.

AUTHOR

cftp by Paul Swartz . Man page by Mary Gardiner
.

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to http://twistedmatrix.com/bugs/

COPRYRIGHT

Copyright © 2005-2008 Twisted Matrix Laboratories
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is
NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
PURPOSE.

BSD October 8, 2005 BSD