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I have a user in a linux server (Debian) with ssh access, and have some files on it. I need to copy the files to my Dropbox. but I donot want to copy to my Dropbox in my PC and Laptop, I want to first copy to my Dropbox account directly then sync to my PC and Laptop. Is scp work?

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I'm not totally sure I follow the question. Why not add Dropbox to the server? dropbox.com/install?os=lnx –  wlraider70 Apr 4 '13 at 20:14
    
@wlraider70 make an answer of your comment - it looks excellent. –  guntbert Apr 4 '13 at 20:18

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Here is a better option, a SHELL script that will allow you to upload/download/delete files from the terminal;

https://github.com/andreafabrizi/Dropbox-Uploader

Tested and works just great.

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Although it's a good option, I wouldn't like to install private stuff from someone else to rely my database backups on my server. The CLI looks like a better choice IMO. –  mau Dec 16 '13 at 18:23

Why not add Dropbox to the server? There are CLI option if you need.

http://dropbox.com/install?os=lnx

Try this:

scp somefile username@server:/home/username/

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I have no sudo permission ... –  Xbuffer Apr 4 '13 at 21:19
    
In fact, you don't need sudo permissions. I just have installed on a linux server and it's working like a charm. –  mau Dec 16 '13 at 18:21
    
Why not add Dropbox to the server? Because it may not be a private server where I do not want to download and sync all my local files. –  Vibhav Sinha Jun 30 at 3:13

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