Some SFTP clients create temporary files. For example, WinSCP has a resume/transfer setting that creates a temporary file with a
.filepart extension. Other SFTP clients might use a different extension like
.tmp. You want to avoid uploading these temporary files to S3.
SFTP Gateway has a setting that ignores a list of file extensions.
Edit the global properties file:
The following line is included by default (you’ll need to add the line manually if upgrading from v1.003.1 and earlier):
You can ignore additional file extensions using a comma-separated list:
Note: Do not include the period (i.e. don’t do this:
With the above setting, SFTP Gateway will skip the processing of files such as