While using internal sftp server, need to access files outside chroot

John Olsson M john.m.olsson at ericsson.com
Mon Jun 18 19:40:59 EST 2012

> A move to the same partition isn't a problem as sftp still has the file 
> descriptor, but a copy or a move to another partition will result in
> corrupted data.

What do you think of having the SFTP server temporarily rename the transfered file with a ".tmp" extension which is removed when transfer is completed? Then another application knows when a file has been transfered completely. Or is this an excercise best left to the client to do?


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