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Howto: SCP droplet for Mac OSX

February 11, 2007

1. start apple script editor

1a. arrange ssh key pairs between source and target machines

2. paste following code (changing the first line as appropriate)

property scp_target : "user@host:path/to/images"
on open fileList
repeat with thisFile in fileList
set the item_path to the quoted form of the POSIX path of thisFile
do shell script ("scp " & item_path & " " & scp_target)
end repeat
end open

3. File -> Save As -> choose application and check “run only” only

4. drop files onto the droplet


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