why is SFTP used any more? I have always used FTP.

On Fri, Feb 21, 2014 at 9:42 AM, Avadhesh <avadhesh.sharma84@xxxxxxxxx>wrote:

I am new to SFTP. As per the steps my server is configured for SFTP.
I have sent my public key to the remote server and they have configured it
on remote server.
Now when I am trying to SFTP to my remote server I am getting error. Errors
are defined below:

sftp -vvv asfc@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Connecting to

OpenSSH_4.7p1, OpenSSL 0.9.8y 5 Feb
debug1: Reading configuration data
debug3: RNG is ready, skipping
debug2: ssh_connect: needpriv
ssh: user\247server.com: Hostname and service name not provided or

Please help me.
Avadhesh Kumar
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