Feature Suggestion - scp don't decrypt file at, destination unecrypt on copy back switch

Gerard J. Cerchio gjpc at OB1Net.net
Thu Apr 7 07:18:50 EST 2005

Peter Stuge wrote:

> All new file-transfer development should go into sftp instead.

fine with me.

> The encryption "environment" in which scp and sftp runs (provided by
> ssh) works well as designed but is probably not the best choice for
> encrypted disk storage.

Peter I wonder if you can expand on this.  Once the data has been run 
through an encryption what does it matter if it is in transport or static?



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