Copy files using ssh/tar etc

5 Dec

tar cf – . | ssh “(cd /tmp && tar xvpf -)”

dd if=myfile.txt | ssh “dd of=/tmp/outfile.txt”

cat myfile.txt | ssh “cat – > /tmp/newfile.txt”

# Use CPU on remote machine to compare files
ssh cat | diff –
cat | ssh diff –

# Uses CPU on the local machine to compare the files
ssh cat <localfile "|" diff –

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: