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i am trying to copy a file in my /home folder hello.txt to remote host mak -

scp hello.txt mak@10.0.34.22:/home/me

but on copying i am getting the following error:

scp: /home/me//hello.txt:permission denied 

i have even changed the ownership of hello.txt to root, but still it gives permission denied error. what should be done to copy copy the file to remote server?

i got the answer for copying to remote server home folder. i used:

scp hello.txt mak@10.0.34.22: 

and the file hello.txt got copied to home folder of remote server, but still the file when copied to specific folder does not got copied and gives the same error.

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