Very often I find myself having to transfer files to remote machines that do not have ftp or sftp server running. Here are a few methods that I use in those cases: Using scp: The secure copy protocol and command
First, find out the name server(s) for the domain name in question: dig wikipedia.com Look under the “AUTHORITY SECTION”: ;; AUTHORITY SECTION: wikipedia.com. 163475 IN NS ns2.wikimedia.org. wikipedia.com. 163475 IN NS ns1.wikimedia.org. wikipedia.com. 163475 IN NS ns0.wikimedia.org.