fish:// URL's not working in Konqueror and Dolphin (KDE 4.3Beta)

Terrell Prude' Jr. microman at
Wed Jun 17 11:59:38 UTC 2009

Alvin wrote:
> On Wednesday 17 June 2009 08:41:37 Divan Santana wrote:
>> Same here.
>> Workaround is to use sftp .
>> Seems to work just as well if not quicker. Apparently its more
>> technically correct I'm not exactly sure why.
> sftp only works if your SSH version supports it. Fish was a hack needed to 
> place a script on the remote server in order to work. Apparently, that was 
> less secure. I don't know the details, but those where the reasons fish was 
> abandoned in favour of sftp for KDE4.
> fish was actually abandoned in KDE 4.3Beta?


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