jw at netrattler.net
Sun May 8 20:14:18 UTC 2005
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Brian Astill wrote:
> On Sun, 8 May 2005 08:39 pm, albi at scii.nl wrote:
>>ftp, lftp, and ncftp are ftp-clients
> I am only trying to link two PCs through a hub on the one local network, so I
> can transfer files between them. Do I need a full-blown ftp server to
> achieve this?
> A friend called and transferred a file of mine he wanted from my main computer
> onto his laptop using that hub and ssh. I guess I am puzzled that I can't
> get my No2 computer to talk with my main computer using that same hub and
>>do you have a /home/ftp dir ?
> Not at this stage.
Why don't you just use Samba or NFS to share your files, it's very easy
to setup. If you need to share files over the Internet then I would
agree on using ssh for this.
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