File sharing with the CLI

Ian Coetzee ubuntu at
Fri Feb 12 13:13:08 UTC 2010

On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 2:52 PM, Knapp <magick.crow at> wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 1:41 PM, Ian Coetzee <ubuntu at> wrote:
>> On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 2:39 PM, Ian Coetzee <ubuntu at> wrote:
>>> On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 2:09 PM, Knapp <magick.crow at> wrote:
>>>> Hello,  I have a computer that I think has networking set up, (linux).
>>>> I have a second small laptop that is CLI from the rescue CD remix. I
>>>> want to send a file from the laptop to the main computer. They are
>>>> both on the same router. How do I do this? What must I do to the
>>>> laptop to make this work? THanks!
>> replying to myself here
>> Note that this will only work if the remote machine has OpenSSH-server
>> installed and configured
>> Regards
>> Ian
> SSH will go through the Internet server right? That means I get that
> wonderful choked upload speed of 18kbs or whatever the pathetic rate
> is. I was hoping to use the lan (I can do that right?). When we go to
> the folders share property and set it to share, then I should somehow
> be able to save there from the other machine, right? Being gui, I have
> no idea how it works but maybe it is samba??

Actually SSH is whereever you need it (be it internet or lan). If both
the machines is local, and you use the local IP it will work on the


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