[stunnel-users] ftp to sftp

Geoff Thorpe geoff at geoffthorpe.net
Sun Jan 18 05:54:59 CET 2009

* Michael Renner (michael.renner at gmx.de) wrote:
> On Friday 16 January 2009, aaa aaa wrote:
> > Hello,
> Moin,
> > I am using last edition of stunnel. I would like to use my favourite ftp
> > client and connect to sftp. But my ftp clinet don't allow this so I would
> > like to use stunnel if possible. How should I configure stunnel to do this
> > (ports etc.)? I am a newbie with stunnel but I am using it for sending
> > email for several weeks and everything works well. So I hope it is possible
> > to use it for sftp too.
> there are 2 'save' ftp enhancement: sftp and ftps. While 'sftp' means 'ftp 
> over ssh' stand 'ftps' for 'ftp over ssl'.
> So stunnel is the wrong tool if you have to use ftps.

I assume you meant s/ftps/sftp/ in that last sentence?


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