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Re: permissions and security



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* and then Gordon Messmer declared....
> As others have suggested, ftp probably isn't the best transfer method in
> terms of security... or anything else for that matter.
> 
> Think of "root" as "the big hammer".  Its use should be reserved for
> situations where no other solution is feasible.

Yes, I see your point, although when I mentioned being root I just meant
that I was the only one who had physical access to the machine.

My problem is that ssh and scp seem so cumbersome. Is there a ssh
equivalent to ncftp I might try?

Thanks for your help Ed and Gordon....
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