[CentOS] File transfer protocols question.

Dominik Składanowski dskladanowski at gmail.com
Wed Mar 22 11:13:57 UTC 2006

> > First I used FTP client from my computer where I have a backup. FTP
> > upload from my computer has failed. I think 5GB file is too large for
> > the FTP protocol. Now I have loged into shell of the server (where
> > backup should be) and I'm downloading backup file from my computer
> > through SFTP.
> >
> > Can you say how big file I can download/upload using SFTP (SCP) protocol?
> >
> > Regards.
> I'm not aware of a limit in either FTP or SFTP/SCP, but I could be
> wrong there.  I know I have done some 2-3 GB xfers with SFTP.  Could
> it be a problem with filesystem on the destination machine not
> allowing files greater than, say, 4 GB?

Space on the destination machine is enough.
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