How to check if a file exists on a server with bash

Checking if a file exists on my computer is easy. But how about checking if this file exist on my server?

If my file is:

host@server:/path/to/my/file.txt

What do I need to do to check if it exists?

Answers


How about this?

ssh user@host 'if [ -f /path/to/my/file.txt ]; then echo yes; else echo no; fi'

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