sshd and ftpd

Steven Susbauer steven at
Sat Apr 25 02:44:55 UTC 2009

Preston Kutzner wrote:
> There's nothing you need to load.  Sftp functionality is in-built in  
> sshd.  I would suggest uninstalling ftpd, however, since you don't  
> need it.  All you need to do to use sftp is use the sftp client on the  
> machine you want to connect from as follows:
> sshd username at hostname
> You'll be logged into the remote host and the sftp client will work as  
> you would expect a regular ftp client to work.

It's even easier. In Gnome Ubuntu you can go to Places> Connect to 
Server and choose SSH, it will mount the remote system on the desktop.

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