Package Space Applications – sftp


sftp is an interactive file transfer program, similar to ftp, which performs all operations over an encrypted ssh transport.


If you have not already done so, install the its-release package that grants access to ITS’s yum repository.

Then install as follows:

        % sudo yum install sftp-unc

Files are installed in /opt/unc.


1. The latest version available is sftp 7.6p1. Vendor release date:  October 3, 2017.

Useful Links


This package can be managed using the lpm command.

% lpm load sftp

will set both the PATH and MANPATH environment variables so that the sftp binary and manpage can be accessed.