Topic "Linux to Linux WinSCP GUI"

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jeffpoulsen
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Before I start I would like to thank Mr. Prikryl for a great program. Thanks. Now does anyone know of a similar gui to use for transfers between Linux boxes? Something that a windows user would find easy. Click, drop, drag, etc. Thanks, jeffpoulsen
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martin
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Sorry, I do not know.
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davros
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In KDE there is an IOSlave called fish which does just this. It's cool, because you can move files between Linux boxes without sharing drives, etc., in the K file manager url field just enter:

fish://user@hostname

It will prompt for password. I'm sure this works on any system that can run K, meaning it might work on BSD systems as well, etc.

You can of course then bookmark this, etc.

Try it, and if not already built in, google kioslave fish
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You can also mount a ssh-shared-directory to your local filesystem. Then you can use all your standard/favourite tools to access and manipulate (copy, move, ...) these files.

There are at least two implementations to do that:
http://lufs.sourceforge.net/lufs/fs.html
http://shfs.sourceforge.net/
The biggest handicap probably is the installation.
Anonymous2

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A german article about sshf can be found at:
http://www.pro-linux.de/news/2003/5603.html
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Anonymous2 wrote:
A german article about sshf

An English one can be found here:

http://www.debian-administration.org/?article=30
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