cftp - Conch command-line SFTP client
cftp [-B buffer_size] [-b command_file] [-R num_requests] [-s subsystem]
cftp is a client for logging into a remote machine and executing commands
to send and receive file information. It can wrap a number of file
The options are as follows:
-B Specifies the default size of the buffer to use for sending and
receiving. (Default value: 32768 bytes.)
-b File to read commands from, '-' for stdin. (Default value:
-R Number of requests to make before waiting for a reply.
-s Subsystem/server program to connect to.
The following commands are recognised by cftp :
Change the remote directory to 'path'.
chgrp gid path
Change the gid of 'path' to 'gid'.
chmod mode path
Change mode of 'path' to 'mode'.
chown uid path
Change uid of 'path' to 'uid'.
exit Disconnect from the server.
get remote-path [local-path]
Get remote file and optionally store it at specified local path.
help Get a list of available commands.
Change local directory to 'path'.
lls [ls-options [path]]
Display local directory listing.
Create local directory.
ln linkpath targetpath
Symlink remote file.
lpwd Print the local working directory.
ls [-l [path]]
Display remote directory listing.
Create remote directory.
Toggle progress bar.
put local-path [remote-path]
Transfer local file to remote location
pwd Print the remote working directory.
quit Disconnect from the server.
rename oldpath newpath
Rename remote file.
Remove remote directory.
Remove remote file.
Print the SFTP version.
? Synonym for 'help'.
cftp by Paul Swartz <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Man page by Mary Gardiner
Report bugs to http://twistedmatrix.com/bugs/
Copyright (C) 2005-2008 Twisted Matrix Laboratories
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is
NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR