Cyberduck Mountain Duck CLI

Version 9 (modified by dkocher, on Dec 28, 2008 at 11:33:41 AM) (diff)


Cyberduck Help / Howto / Preferences

Browser → Text Encoding

The text encoding selected is used to decode the filenames in a directory listing sent by the server. It is important this matches the text encoding used by the server to encode the characters as otherwise characters not in the ASCII range (such as German Umlaute) are not displayed correctly. UTF-8 (the default), ISO-8859-1 and Windows-1252 are the most common. You can also change the text encoding per browser using View → Text Encoding.

Transfers → General → Transfer Files

Files can be transfered using either the connection from the browser or by opening a new dedicated transfer connection. Using the setting Open new connection will add files to be transferred to the Transfer Window and open a new connection to the server to initiate the transfer. The option Use browser connection will transfer files using the connection from the browser. The file transfer is only reported at the bottom of the browser window without any detailed progress indicator. The transferred files will not get added to the Transfer Window. This setting is a also available per bookmark.

Transfers → Advanced

Files can be globaly excluded from uploads or downloads if they match a given regular expression. Standard PERL regular expressions are used, see Google for more help. The most important qualifiers are:

.	Any character
\d	A digit: [0-9]
\D	A non-digit: [^0-9]
\s	A whitespace character: [ \t\n\x0B\f\r]
\S	A non-whitespace character: [^\s]
\w	A word character: [a-zA-Z_0-9]
\W	A non-word character: [^\w]
Logical operators
XY 	X followed by Y
X|Y	Either X or Y
Greedy quantifiers
X? 	X, once or not at all
X*	X, zero or more times
X+	X, one or more times

Hidden configuration options

There are some settings which aren't yet available in the Preferences either because they are not considered stable yet or not of general interest. These are the following: (To enable one of these features type the commands in a window.)

  • Don't save bookmarks
    defaults write ch.sudo.cyberduck false
  • Don't change document icon to Cyberduck icon while downloading
    defaults write ch.sudo.cyberduck false
  • Disable Bonjour support
    defaults write ch.sudo.cyberduck rendezvous.enable false
  • Disable Growl support
    defaults write ch.sudo.cyberduck growl.enable false
  • Add to Keychain unchecked by default in login prompt
    defaults write ch.sudo.cyberduck connection.login.addKeychain false
  • Do not write quarantine attribute to downloaded files. Use this if the Are you sure you want to open it? dialogue bugs you too often.
    defaults write ch.sudo.cyberduck false

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