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09-05-07, 12:26 PM
Hey all, I have a question that I've yet to find an answer online for.
Let's say I have a PC and a networked File Server. The File Server contains 2 partitions, call them A & B.

Via Windows Networking I access a shared file on File Server's A partition. I want to copy this file from File Server's A partition to File Server's B partition. Here's my question, will the file first be transferred to my local PC before being copied to the File Server's B partition, or will the File Server initiate it's own file copy routine on it's system locally?

09-05-07, 12:38 PM
You'll be the "man in the middle". In these kind of scenarios it's best to execute the copy from the local server via VNC, RDP, SSH, telnet, etc.

09-05-07, 12:40 PM
That's what I feared.