1.7.5: scp file transfer doesn't work anymore (message "error: ambiguous target")

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Thu Nov 25 13:16:00 GMT 2010

On Nov 24 22:12, Vokuhila-Oliba wrote:
> I've  been using the scp program to copy files from various Unix
> systems (linux, solaris, AIX) to our Windows-XP-SP3-64bit machine.
> example (from Linux-Debian-Lenny with IP
>     scp logfile.txt  c.user@
> That worked perfectly well for more than one year.
> But since a few months I am always receiving the following error message
> regtest@srv-deb-lenny:~$ scp logfile.txt
>    scp: ambiguous target

Does http://www.openssh.com/faq.html#2.9 help?


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