help with directing output to remote file

Jim Breton
Fri, 5 May 2000 22:55:51 +0000

On Fri, May 05, 2000 at 11:20:18PM +0100, Roger Burton West wrote:

> (2) Why use ssh when you're sending encrypted data anyway? (I can
> think of some possible reasons, but...)
Thanks for the response -- the reason for ssh though, is because the alternative is rsh... and I'm sure I won't have to explain why I prefer ssh over rsh. :) Using [r|s]sh is nice for this purpose since it can take data on stdin and feed it directly to the remote command's stdin.