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Is there a way using the Net::SFTP Library in Ruby (API Link) to set the Transfer Mode to Binary? I am unforunately on a windows system and am uploading a UTF-8 file to a Unix system. The ruby library apparently using Text as the default Transfer Mode and causing my encoding to get garbled with ANSI. If I can force Binary mode the UTF-8 should remain in tact.



I think I found a workaround.

Before, we were doing something like this: do |f|

We changed this to use a StringIO object, like so:

require 'stringio'
io =
sftp.upload!(io, filename)

Using the upload! method seems to respect the encoding as it just copies the bytes.

Hope that helps.

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