It all went fine until I reached a directory with 1700 files in it. The plugin simply froze. It took quite some time, I think about 5-10 minutes, for it to display the contents. Putty, on the other hand, rolls it out right away, the whole set.
Is it smth you could try to reproduce on your end?
Remote system: Solaris 5.8
Client OS: Windows XP
Plugin configs: both SCP & SFTP
Plugin version: 1.4.1 (downloaded it yesterday)
FAR version: 1.70 beta 5
Indian guys: very doubtful