[svlug] Midnight commander + ssh

Marc MERLIN marc_news at valinux.com
Tue Jun 5 23:24:01 PDT 2001

On Fri, May 11, 2001 at 04:31:23PM -0700, Rafael wrote:
> I happen to like mc, Midnight Commander tool available in many
> distributions these days. I wonder if anybody is using it together with

I've used mc for about as long as I've used linux (close to 7 years now :-D)
and I use it daily with ssh.

> ssh? mc splits terminal in two to handle two directories or sets of files
> at a time. What I would like to have is one side to show/handle local
> files and the other side remote files over ssh.

Mmmhh, I've never done that.

You could look at mcserv and forward it over ssh.

After that cd mc://foo

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