File transfer protocol is a method of transferring data over a network. On Ubuntu, FTP may be used in both GUI (though FTP clients) and CLI (through, e.g., the sftp command) modes.

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bandwith limit per ip adress

my system runs ubuntu server. I am doing file sharing, but I have problems. (ftp) My NIC speed is 1gbits. How can I limit the download speed of everyone outside my LAN? for example : all visitors ...
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How can i see images from my ftp server of ubuntu, directly from browser in form of gallery?

I have Ubuntu installed on AWS running an FTP server. Images are uploaded continuously to the FTP server. Is it possible to view the images directly in the form of a gallery? Could I use Ubuntu's ...
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why can vsftpd by passive mode work with firewall allowing only 21 port?

I have a question. Why can vsftpd by passive mode work with firewall allowing only 21 port ? I open only 21/tcp port. $ ufw enable $ ufw allow 21/tcp $ cat /etc/vsftpd.conf | grep pasv ...
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Problem in VSFTPD

My VSFTPD server allows anonymous users to log in but virtual users are not allowed, it gives me this problem: Here is my configuration :
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Need assistance with configuring ftp-proxy

I have internal ftp services running on a Synology NAS box. I now have to present the ftp as an external web facing ftp. I have a running Ubuntu 14.04 server currently handling my HTTPS proxy ...
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How to connect to FTP via Winscp/Filezilla - Ubuntu server + VirtualBox - What should I add in “Port Forwarding” ?

I have an Ubuntu Server on my Virtualbox. In the virtual machine Network Settings I have it set to "NAT" and added in "Port Forwarding" the 80 port. So now when I run on my PC "localhost" or the ...
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How to associate keyfile with a site on filezilla

Initially, I had a problem with creating a site within filezilla as I needed to use a private key to login to the server but there was no option listed for logging in with a keyfile. As per this ...
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Prevent Ubuntu RAM increase rapidly?

I have ubuntu server 14.04 installed in my server. And i have vsftpd server that provide download file test for testing purpose. my question is why if client download the ftp file, my server ram is ...
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Can I use vsftpd over WWW for free?

I have used vsftpd to share files over a local network on my Ubuntu 15.04. Its very elegant an I like it very much. I have seen many websites using ftp over the WWW. For example suse and debian and ...
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ubuntu/android ftp not recognizing files or directories with caps

I have ftp set up between my ubuntu 14.04.3 desktop and android phone. When I attempt to transfer files from the ubuntu box to the phone, some strange things happen. If the directory and/or filenames ...
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Can I backup via FTP using internal and external FTP addresses, automatically

I am currently using the backup utility on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and doing it through FTP on my notebook. I currently have to switch from my internal Private IP address, 192.168.XXX.XXX, to my external ...
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Ubuntu network indicator problem

I am using ubuntu 14.04. at first I use a dsl connection created from network indicator-> edit Connection. Everything works fine. I can even access other people's shared folder from "ShareScanner" ...
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How to install the ftppwd utility on Ubuntu 14.04

I have Ubuntu 14.04 which needs the "ftppwd" utility installed. I'm trying to run a Unix shell script on Ubuntu. The Unix shell script uses the ftppwd command. As of now FTPPWD utility is not ...
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On Ubuntu 14.04.3 - something is changing regular user's password within 24 hours causing access problems

I'm using a Digital Ocean droplet (Ubuntu 14.04.3) to create a temporary ftp server to get some data (it doesn't need security). I've set up vsftpd so that access is given to regular chrooted users ...
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How am I connecting to Ubuntu 14.04 server via FTP? No vsftpd or proftpd installed

My computer was stolen about 6 months ago. I have just gotten a new computer, and setting up connecting with my VPS, that runs Ubuntu server 14.04. Its been awhile so I cant remember, and also I ...
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viewing access levels with ftp and sftp

Client Win7 running filezilla Server Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, running vsftpd I have successfully installed vsftpd on my Ubuntu machine and I can login via the command line (ftp localhost) and remotely via ...
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Ubuntu vsftpd, can connect through WAN but not LAN

So, i have vsftpd running with PASV mode enabled behind NAT: pasv_enable=YES pasv_addr_resolve=YES pasv_address="domain name" port_enable=YES pasv_max_port=55000 pasv_min_port=50000 local_enable=YES ...
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Ubuntu very slow file transfer via FTP

Not zipped file transfer via FTP is very slow. When I try upload zipped file is all fine speed is 600ks/s, when not zipped - 5B/s. What can cause this problem, maybe is enabled some file encryption ? ...
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CrossFTP Ubuntu software store

Please can someone just install crossFTP from the Ubuntu software store and check it works? I have installed it and the right pane which should be where you connect to an FTP doest display anything. ...
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How to limit user folder access using VSFTP?

I'm trying to use VSFTPD with the following configuration, using a VM with Ubuntu 14.04. I'm able to login into my virtual sftp server normally but my client user is able to navigate between the ...
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vsftpd-cannot read config file even when file exists

I'm on Ubuntu 15.04 and I just installed vsftpd. When I run the command service vsftpd status, I get the following output: vsftpd.service - vsftpd FTP server Loaded: loaded ...
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How to access to my Ubuntu LAMP Server FTP and phpMyAdmin

I have installed a Ubuntu Server 14.04, and I have installed LAMP and phpMyAdmin in it. This server will only be working for LAN access. I need to know how can I access to it using a FTP connection ...
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CrossFTP install

I have installed crossFTP from the ubuntu software store but when I open it the right pane which should be the site is just blank and if I click site > manage site it doesn't do anything. Is it just ...
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How to configure FileZilla on xubuntu

I'm trying configuring FileZilla on Xubuntu latest version but at the end of the Wizard the message is: Connection with server got closed prematurely. Please ensure you have a stable internet ...
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How can I make apt-mirror to save repositories files on router-provided ftp server?

I have an external HDD connected to my WRT1900AC router, which has built-in ftp support. The ftp access is user and password protected. I would like to use apt-mirror to download the Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu set ftp user root path to home

I have created ftp user "ftpuser" on my ubuntu vps. This user have access to /home/ftpuser path. Now I want to have root path to /home directory with this user. Because I also have some ...
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How to list all FTP-users?

I need to get all FTP-users, but I dont understand how to get (list) all FTP (vsftpd or proftpd) users, is there some solutions about this?
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Particular User Unable To Connect To FTP

I am unable to connect to my FTP server running vsftpd on Ubuntu server 15.04. I have added the user and changed the password, but will still not connect. However, I can connect as the user who setup ...
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LFTP downloads some folders but deletes others after downloading files

I'm using the mirror command combined with regex to filter out rar files. LFTP downloads most folders but inexplicably deletes a few folder while it's still downloading a file (usually large) and then ...
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Bluetooth connection error while transferring files with phone

So i've connected my Moto X to my Ubuntu computer and set it to act as a FTP server so I can browse and thransfer files, this works fine untill I attempt to copy or move anything from the phone to the ...
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Can I have more than 1 chroot directories?

According to the link: http://www.krizna.com/ubuntu/setup-ftp-server-on-ubuntu-14-04-vsftpd/. At the step number 8, he said "ChrootDirectory %h" for group "ftpaccess". My question is: Can we have ...
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Restrict user to a directory vsftpd

I'm kind of new with Linux Ubuntu. I followed this guide. My user: jer is still able to see files by going back from his directory and open stuff and copy things. The thing that I found good is that ...
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ProFTPd on 14.04 - 503 Error

Config file is nice and simple, I'm not asking too much of ProFTPd and I have set required parameters. ServerName “uk.domain.com" ServerType standalone DefaultServer ...
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ftp automount in ubuntu

I need to automount ftp, but not only at boot but always with some timeout. Btw this ftp server is mediaplayer. Please help. Ubuntu version 14.04. Like usb but ftp.
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ProFTPD killed (signal 15)

yes, I've googled a lot and nothing that I've found worked for me. I'm encountering the problem with ProFTPD as follows (taken out of the logfile): Sep 11 18:17:19 /host/ proftpd[12955] /host/: ...
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HTTP working, SSH and FTP refusing connection

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on an old P4 machine. I have installed AMPPS, so that it can serve a dev server on local network. After configuring everything (router config, etc.), I can access web ...
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How to create a functional FTP for apache2 / var / www

I installed Apache and PHP5. Everything went well. Please create both functional FTP, which will serve to / var / www / I tried vsftpd, but when I upload a file and is 0 bytes. When I want to edit ...
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Cannot connect to FTP via Nautilus but FileZilla can

I tried to connect to FTP via Nautilus on Ubuntu 14.04. When I tried the address for example, ftp://whs.servername.com, nothing happen, but I can connect it via FileZilla. If I tried with SFTP, it ...
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vsftp configuration for anonymous and local user

Hello I'm newbie in linux world and I'm trying to configure vsftp server for local users (just we admins, who can upload and download files) and anonymous for all other who can need it. So idea is ...
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How do I backup files using LFTP from the remote server to the local

What command would I use in the terminal to backup files onto the server? I already have the LFTP installed.
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Create an FTP account for a specific directory

I am trying to create an ftp account with full permissions to only one folder. How would I go about doing this? I have sentora.org control panel installed and tried to do it from there, but it did ...
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Auto-Mount Encrypted Container

I need an encrypted file system (got to be an ext file system, ext4 preferred) in a file container. The file container can't be on my HDD but has to be a network device (ftp and samba are possible for ...
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How do I setup up the backup configurations on godaddy to a Ubuntu Linux server?

I need to fill out out my remote host, the backup directory, the remote account username and password and if it is a passive FTP. Help with understanding this hopefully from someone who has done this ...
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Can't ftp into chrooted user through vsftpd (sftp only - which works through open-ssh) with home created in /chroot/home/user2

I have a Ubuntu 14.04 server running, with 2 users: user1 and user2. I have ssh working fine for both users using ssh-keys for both, ftp only works for user1. user1 is not chrooted. user2 is ...
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How to fix wrong update?

Today I updated my Ubuntu 15.04 using the auto update tool. Here are the updated packages: firefox-locales (40.0+build4-0ubuntu0.15.01.1, 40.0+build4-ubuntu0.15.04.4) firefox ...
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Transfer files to cloud by terminal [closed]

I need a free cloud system, where I can transfer my backup files in range of 1-10 GB, by terminal command from server. Are there such services, what can you suggest?
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Can anyone give an old version of Filezilla like as 3.2.0 download link? [closed]

I was using the latest version of filezilla on Ubuntu 15.04. But it was unable to connect with the server. In this case i need an older version of filezilla. If anyone know about that then give me the ...
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No write access for vsFTPd server despite 777 permissions on files

I followed this (http://askubuntu.com/a/575825) tutorial in order to set up a vsFTPd server on my raspberry pi. Currently I am able to read files no problem but trying to write gives me a 550 ...
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What is the matter with my vsftpd?

I want to start my vsftpd,failed. # /etc/init.d/vsftpd start [ ok ] Starting vsftpd (via systemctl): vsftpd.service. # /etc/init.d/vsftpd status ● vsftpd.service - vsftpd FTP server Loaded: ...
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vsftpd allow_writeable_chroot=YES crash?

Whenever I add allow_writeable_chroot=YES to my vsftpd.conf file the FTP server doesn't start up. Restarting the server right after gives this: vsftpd stop/waiting vsftpd start/running, process 1803 ...