Securely transferring files at OSC
Transferring files securely to OSC involves understanding which commands/applications to use and which directory to use.
Before transferring files, one should ensure that the proper permissions will be applied once transferred, such as verifying the permissions and acl of the dest dir for a transferred file.
Install filezilla client software and use the filezilla tutorial to transfer files.
Use the client
Select login type as interactive, as multi-factor authentication will be required to login for protected data projects.
It is connected to user's home directory by default.
Need to navigate to
/fs/ess/secure_dirbefore starting the file transfer
There is guide for using globus on our globus page.
Files and directories can also be transferred manually on the command line.
secure copy (scp)
scp src <username>@sftp.osc.edu:/fs/ess/secure_dir
sftp <username>@sftp.osc.edu ## then run sftp transfer commands (get, put, etc.)
rsync --progress local-dir <username>@sftp.osc.edu:/fs/ess/secure_dir