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On Jun 22, 2010, at 6:59 AM, Kurt TeKolste wrote:

> Is there any way in Mathematic (using the syntax of ftp link,
> options on Import, or whatever) to access files stored remotely
> using SFTP, i.e. ftp with the SSH security protocol?
> Neither
>     Import["ftp:// user: password @ host: port / path"]
> nor
>     Import["sftp:// user: password @ host: port / path"]
> seems to work.
> Szabolcs Horv==E1t suggests
> Import["!ssh remote-machine cat path/to/your/file", "Table"]
>  in the arhcive ([1]
> Sep/msg00291.html)
> but this does not work either.
> Kurt
> References
> 1.


SFTP and ftp with ssh are not the same :-)

You might want to try scp.  Look into documents how can you provide the pas=
sword without typing it on the line.


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