Subject: Re: Recursive scp downloads?

Re: Recursive scp downloads?

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Thu, 20 Jul 2017 18:21:38 +0200 (CEST)

On Thu, 20 Jul 2017, Peter Stuge wrote:

> 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.

Not entirely right? Since the client sends the recursive scp command line to
the server and then needs to correctly handle what it gets sent back.

Received on 2017-07-20