[Ilugc] Scp output
knura at yahoo.com
Tue Sep 23 12:04:14 IST 2008
On Tuesday 23 Sep 2008, Sivakumar Gopalan wrote:
> I happen to notice that scp command output is not written either to
> stdout or stderr. Anybody has any clue on where it is sent to?
The output has to be one of "1" or "2" unless both are being redirected.
> My theory is that it spawns a sub process and it writes it there
> hence it is not seen the parent shells stdout or stderr.
It depends, you have not revealed how you are invoking scp.
At CLI, scp outputs the filename, the xfer rate, and ETA to stdout.
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