Re: ftp'ing

From: Jack Applewhite <>
Date: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:06:46 +0000
Message-ID: <>

Nope. It does ASCII, too. We do a bunch of sftp'ing of ASCII *.csv files to vendors. They're encrypted by sftp, but leave us as ASCII and end up there as ASCII.

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From: <> on behalf of Jeff Smith <> Sent: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 3:27 PM
To:; Chris Taylor
Cc: Brian Zelli; Subject: RE: ftp'ing

Sftp only does binary...yes?

From: Don Seiler [] Sent: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 3:10 PM
To: Chris Taylor
Cc: Brian Zelli; Subject: Re: ftp'ing

Yeah I prefer rsync+ssh myself when moving files internally.


On Tue, Jan 27, 2015 at 2:07 PM, Chris Taylor <<>> wrote: Binary.

If you use SSH, you can also use "scp" to secure copy the file. You can also use rsync.


On Tue, Jan 27, 2015 at 2:05 PM, Zelli, Brian <<>> wrote: When I move an exported dump file from one server to another for import, do I move it ASCII or binary?


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