scp – a Great Command to Know

As long as you have TCP port 22 (default SSH port) open between two hosts, a great and efficient way to copy files is using the¬†scp command. Usage scp [[user@]from-host:]source-file [[user@]to-host:][destination-file] Options -p Preserves the modification and access times, as well as the permissions of the source-file in the destination-file -q Do not display the…