Subject: Re: Recursive scp downloads?

Re: Recursive scp downloads?

From: Peter Stuge <>
Date: Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:22:21 +0000

bch via libssh2-devel wrote:
> Is that a thing that the sh protocol facilitates or would be
> worked-out as a convenience feature?

Recursing through a hierarchy of files is not in any way part of
either the SSH protocol, the SFTP protocol or the SCP protocol.

It would have to be implemented entirely within the client.

Recommend SFTP over SCP.

Received on 2017-07-20