(S)FTP Preferences

To configure the (S)FTP options, open the Preferences dialog box and go to Network Connection Settings > (S)FTP. You can customize the following options:

Figure: (S)FTP Configuration Preferences Panel

  • Encoding for FTP control connection - The encoding used to communicate with FTP servers: either ISO-8859-1 or UTF-8. If the server supports the UTF-8 encoding Oxygen XML Editor plugin will use it for communication. Otherwise, it will use ISO-8859-1.
  • Public known hosts file - File containing the list of all SSH server host keys that you have determined are accurate. The default value is ${homeDir}/.ssh/known_hosts.
  • Private key file - The path to the file containing the private key used for the private key method of authentication of the secure FTP (SFTP) protocol.
  • Passphrase - The passphrase used for the private key method of authentication of the secure FTP (SFTP) protocol.
  • Show SFTP certificate warning dialog - If selected, a warning dialog box will be displayed each time when the authenticity of the host cannot be established.