Topic "php-based sftp server?"

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My webhost adamantly refuses to support an sftp server. Supposedly too much overhead to support all their servers with it. Lots of people have been requesting, too.

So, while I look for a new webhost, I was wondering if anyone has heard/seen of an sftp server created in php. Probably all kinds of reasons it wouldn't work, but I'm curious.

Or, if anyone has a way that I can integrate winscp to connect to cpanel(our administrative backend) that would be cool to.

Thanks for suggestions.
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I'm 90% sure that it is not possible. You would not be able to emulate SSH server on HTTP server.
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