When I scp (secure copy protocol) a .eps image file (generated using IDL) from a remote server to my desktop, the image seems to be of a lowered resolution and "choppy". Strangely, when I transfer from one remote server to another I do not have this problem. How can I maintain image quality while transferring such files to my desktop?
scp protocol provides a byte-identical copy service. You can verify that after doing an
scp, the same file exists on both the source and the destination (for example, you could look at the file size and the result of
md5sum). If the files are indeed identical, then your lowered resolution has a different cause, not