[svlug] Best FTP Server

Don Marti dmarti at zgp.org
Thu Mar 9 11:54:47 PST 2006

begin Akkana Peck quotation of Thu, Mar 09, 2006 at 11:36:32AM -0800:

> I mostly use scp myself, but he does have a point and I haven't
> been able to suggest anything for ssh copies that's as easy to use
> as ncftp. Suggestions?

bash does let you do programmable completion, and
some environments set you up with a nice script that
does this for scp.  

With Debian's bash package, you can  scp www:pub<TAB>
and it autocompletes to www:public_html, for example.

Good intro to this kind of thing:

Don Marti
dmarti at zgp.org

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