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RCP(1) User Commands RCP(1)

rcp - Remote copy

rcp [OPTION...] SOURCE DEST
rcp [OPTION...] SOURCE... DIRECTORY
rcp [OPTION...] --target-directory=DIRECTORY SOURCE...

Remote copy SOURCE to DEST, or multiple SOURCE(s) to DIRECTORY.
-4, --ipv4
use only IPv4
-6, --ipv6
use only IPv6
-d, --target-directory[=DIRECTORY]
copy all SOURCE arguments into DIRECTORY
-f, --from
copying from remote host (server use only)
-p, --preserve
attempt to preserve (duplicate) in its copies the modification times and modes of the source files
-r, --recursive
if any of the source files are directories, copies each subtree rooted at that name; in this case the destination must be a directory
-t, --to
copying to remote host (server use only)
-?, --help
give this help list
--usage
give a short usage message
-V, --version
print program version

Mandatory or optional arguments to long options are also mandatory or optional for any corresponding short options.

Written by many authors.

Report bugs to <bug-inetutils@gnu.org>.

Copyright © 2015 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

The full documentation for rcp is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and rcp programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info rcp

should give you access to the complete manual.

May 2015 GNU inetutils 1.9.2.67-d7a1