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How to resume a large SCP file transfer on Linux

Dec 05, 2015, 06:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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Originally based on BSD RCP protocol, SCP (Secure copy) is a mechanism that allows you to transfer a file between two end points over a secure SSH connection. However, as a simple secure copy protocol, SCP does not understand range-request or partial transfer like HTTP does.

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