scp interactive

Ben Lindstrom mouring at
Wed Feb 4 06:12:00 EST 2004

Because it was never implemented as part of rcp which is what scp is
designed to mimic.

since scp is around for legacy conversion I doubt it will be added either.

- Ben

On Tue, 3 Feb 2004, Umar Cheema wrote:

> I was just curious how come there is no interactive option available for
> scp? A -i option is available for cp and rm, etc which prompts you before
> overwriting existing files. Was there a special reason why a similar
> option was not made available for scp?
> Thanks,
> Umar
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