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'scp: ambiguous target' Error While Using scp (Doc ID 2668588.1)

Last updated on MAY 11, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

 When copying a file using scp to another server, one may encounter the following error:

scp: ambiguous target

Changes

 

Cause

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