Comparison of Commons VFS, SSHJ and JSch Libraries for SFTP Support

Chanaka Lakmal
Mar 13, 2017 · 2 min read
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This is a comparison of the research done by Sandra Parsick. This analyze a deeper comparison of SSHJ, Apache’s Commons VFS and JSch libraries for SFTP support.

The comparison is done under the following categories:
* Client authentication over password/public key
* Server authentication
* Upload/Download files over SFTP
* Execute plain shell commands
* File operations on the remote host like move, delete, list over SFTP

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