Opened 18 years ago

Closed 4 years ago

#1730 closed Feature request (fixed)

Compression as option for SFTP

Reported by: woakesd Owned by:
Priority: high Component: FileZilla Client
Keywords: Cc: woakesd, Tim Kosse
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Description (last modified by Tim Kosse)

I'd like to use filezilla to connect to a server via ISDN and
transfer with compression enabled. I use this option a
lot when using SCP and it makes a huge difference.

I think I can see some of what is needed and if you
could give me a pointer i'll have a go myself (though I
haven't got filezilla to compile yet, i dont have the
include file dbghelp.h).

Change History (6)

comment:1 by Tim Kosse, 18 years ago

I'll implement this in one of the next versions of FileZilla.

About your compile problem:
dbghelp.h is part of the MS Platform SDK, please read
the "Compiling FileZilla" section in the documentation.

Also, the SFTP connection is handled in FzSFtp.exe, which
does not require dbghelp.h

comment:2 by Tim Kosse, 17 years ago

Implemented in 2.1.7

comment:3 by Kai-Chieh Ku, 11 years ago

Status: closedreopened

The option is not provided in FileZilla 3.

comment:4 by Ben Cole, 9 years ago

Priority: normalhigh

Is this ever coming back? We use FileZilla to transfer hundreds of megabytes of logs from remote locations, and compression over SFTP would speed this up tremendously.

comment:5 by Alexander Schuch, 8 years ago

Component: OtherFileZilla Client

comment:6 by Tim Kosse, 4 years ago

Description: modified (diff)
Resolution: fixed
Status: reopenedclosed
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