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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FTPS client, preferably integrated in Nautilus?

I like Nautilus for FTP/WebDAV, but how to use it with an FTPS server? When I enter ftps:// Nautilus says Don't recognize this file server type. Is there any plugin? Or something as quick and ...
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Access local ftp

I was using ubuntu 10.10. I had a strange situation where I was setting up a small network all with fixed IPs. I had a NAS drive that I had enabled ftp on. when I used the connect to server menu ...
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Install Ubuntu from FTP server

When I install ubuntu I Start from USB flash disk and get image from FTP server, this is my USB flash disk's menu.lst: """ default 0 timeout 3600 fontfile /MiniPE/muifont.gz splashimage ...
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Why does ftp (via dolphin and kate) require authentication every few minutes?

Why does ftp (via dolphin and kate) require authentication every few minutes on Kubuntu 12.04? It seems to work ok on one ftp server but not on another.
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Why does Sitecopy download only empty directories?

I have a large remote FTP with about a half terabyte I need to make a local copy of and I set up Sitecopy to do it for me. After tweaking the settings I ran: sitecopy --fetch mysite.com then ...
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How to figure out why FTP isn't working?

I tried setting up a FTP Server on my Netbook, but I cannot connect to it. Now I wonder how can I figure out what I did wrong. I have an Apache2 server running on it to use with the domain ...
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Is mounting Box with FTP a workable solution?

I have been searching high and low for a solution to be able to mount Box as a drive with Ubuntu 13.10. As you all know, there is no Linux sync tool except the very limited one at github here, which ...
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Using a NAS as a collective dump, with symlinks for whoever uploaded each file

I have a local machine that was sitting around & doing very little, so I decided to turn it into a NAS (Network Attached Storage) machine, with a 40GB disk for Ubuntu (13.10), a 160GB disk that's ...
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how can i fix playing from ftp source in xbmc on ubuntu 13.10

Since I upgraded my Ubuntu 13.04 install to Ubuntu 13.10 I´m unable to play from/browse on any ftp source in xbmc. Here is the part of my log with the error: 11:42:15 T:140578939475712 WARNING: ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - vsftpd problem. No connection. Connection refused

i have a problem with vsftpd server running on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Here is the configuration: ubuntu Server address - 192.168.5.100 router address - 192.168.5.1 roger/# grep -v "#" /etc/vsftpd.conf ...
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fail2ban block retry count always changes

As title mentions clearly, fail2ban block retry count always changes. I set all retry counts to 3; but sometimes it blocks me after 6 or 7 retries. How can set its behavior a constant value? I added ...
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how to put a link to my ftp server on 12.04 desktop?

How do I put a link to my ftp server on my desktop so when I drag and drop or copy and paste files to? I want to be able to move files off my system when needed. I did this on my 10.04 install with ...
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Nautilus Remote Connect shows only first directory

I've connected to remote server with FTP via Nautilus' Remote Connect. The result only shows the first directory in the remote server, opening the first directory shows only the first directory in ...
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proftpd - can I quickly add virtual users in webmin/virtualmin?

I have successfully setup proFTPd with virtual users and I can add more users quite easily from the command line by editing /etc/proftpd/ftpd.passwd. However, I need my colleagues to be able to ...
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How can i to share just one folder to anonymous

I have created a user on pure-ftp with password but i want to share one folder amounts whole the folders with anonymous without login, How can i do it?
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No access to NAS via ftp on nautilus but works with Filezilla v3

As said in the title, for some unknown reason when I try to make a connection to connect to a NAS on my network by the standard Nautilus commend "File > Connect to a server > FTP with authentication" ...
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ftp scripts fail with 530 after upgrading from 8x. to 12.04

I reinstalled to 12.04 and now all of my ftp scripts fail with "530 login incorrect". I am getting the login info from my .netrc. My logins also fail if I attempt using wget. I have verified that ...
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How to set up ftp server that can be viewed through the internet

I set up the ftp and the configurations are set as defaults. I got my domain from noip, and I set the ip of my server to that domain. I have heard that you need to port foward, but I do not know how ...
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Trouble with runing vsftpd server UBUNTU 12.04 TLS

Hi, I have downloaded and installed the vsftpd 2.3.5 but when I check if it is running I get: root@ubuntu:/etc/init.d# chkconfig vsftpd vsftpd off chkconfig vsftpd on generates lots of this: ...
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How to save kftpgrabber site in kwallet

I'm researching for a more secure FTP client which is more securelely stores site details like passwords, than Filezilla and found kftpgrabber fits with my need. However for get the most out from ...
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AWS FTP to /var/www access denied to write

Ok, so I just got my amazon web services EC2 server up and running with apache. When I ftp into the server using IP and KEY.pem you create when setting up the server. Everything is good, but when I ...
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files on FTP not opening or saving on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I connected to server and I can't click on & open a file so I dragged a file to desktop but then couldn't save it on the server I tried to reach the server and set the permissions to read and ...
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Custom permissions VSFTPD

I have two folders inside my FTP root directory, the first one needs to be readable and writable by ftp users (except for delete operations). The second directory needs to allow only uploads (users ...
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Add time to mate lock-screen

I am migrating a former Filezilla FTP server onto a my ubuntu 13.04 server. The back end stuff is all set up, and working with vsftp. What I want to know is if there is an interface, i can track ...
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425 Security: Bad IP connecting. vsftpd

I found out what was wrong i just needed to move the pasv_promiscuous=YES from the bottom to the top. I dont know why it worked I'm using VSFTPD and when i try to connect to the ftp server it ...
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sudo unable to resolve host localhost.localdomain

Hello guys When I run sudo nano /etc/proftpd/proftpd.conf I get this error : sudo unable to resolve host localhost.localdomain I'm trying to set DefaultRoot to /var/wwwas per the following ...
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Couldn't able to download file from vsftpd server

I have installed and configured vsftpd server on my system (Ubuntu 12.04), followed these pages for setup and configuration FTP server. I can able to see my files at $ftp://192.xx.xx.xx but the ...
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virtualhost ftp server

I have an appache2 web server, and a separate ftp file-server. Now I would like to combine the services to one machine, but I want to retain the host-name for the file-server once I move it to the ...
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crontab doesnt upload file via ftp script

I Write script that make a zip file with /var/www Directory And mysqldump db And upload it via ftp And change mode to executable file And put It in cron tab but file doesn't upload !!! #!/bin/bash ...
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VSFTPD Allowing A User To Edit Any File

I finally got VSFTPD working with PAM and MySQL, and I want to know how I can have an FTP user that makes editing the server easily. Essentially what I want is for my ftp user to be able to have the ...
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Confusion regarding web owner in /var/www and local copy of project /home/user/project

I have installed the Symfony2 framework. I cloned my (git) repository in /var/www as well as locally in /home/username/myproject. In there (myproject) is where I make and test changes and commit to ...
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How do I access Zpanel (Control Panel) files?

I've bought a VPS and installed Ubuntu 12.04 on it. To control my domains, I've installed Zpanel X (10.1.0) (ControlPanel) and, while this went after 4 tries, perfectly, I cannot access the Zpanel ...
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Change the default directory of vsftpd, maybe a permission problem

I was trying to change the default directory of vsftpd from /srv/ftp to /media/mon. And I can't visit it from the browser. I wonder if there's a permission problem, because the /srv is under root ...
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Changes not reflecting back to the browser. Editing files remotely through FTP. Ubuntu Server.

I am developing and editing files through FTP. The changes are not reflecting back on the browser. I have cleared cache on the browser using key combination but still the changes are not reflected. I ...
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Encoding and syncing music folder

I need to synchronize my local music folder to an external ftp server. Normally I would something like FreeFileSync, but I need the music files to be encoded before syncing. Are there any options?
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gadmin-proftpd stays into deactivated

after Gadmin-Proftpd installation and two users configuration, when I try to activate the service from the button present into UI, the server status stays deactivated. What could I check to solve the ...
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Syncing UbuntuOne FTP Workaround

I'm attempting to set up a dropbox-style sync with an ftp folder that I'm using as a workaround for UbuntuOne on one of my machines. Background: So I've tried to get ubuntuone working on my ...
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Webmin proftpd - limits

I use proftpd and configure it via Webmin. I want to limit users access to certain directories 1. Their homes 2. /sample. So I go to Files and Directories->Limit users to directories and option: Home ...
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Xubuntu FTP server with 3 user and 1 folder

I want an FTP server with three user accounts. I have permission to both read and write, and the other two users are only on /var/ftp/ folder. They just have read permission. How to do that ?
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connect to servers behind a proxy for FTP and ping

I connect to servers behind a proxy (127.0.0.1:3000) via connect proxy for ssh and scp connections. When I try to connect to FTP servers or ping any server, they do not work. How do I configure FTP to ...
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Creating users proFTPD with their own directory with LAMPP

I'm completely new to the server set-up etc. And after searching some time around the internet i cant really find a clear answer on the next question: How do i create a new user for my proFTPD ...
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vsftpd Stopped automatically

i have installed vsftpd on my system (Ubuntu 11.04) and it was working fine but, now i am trying to connect ftp server with the help of command $ ftp xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx it is showing ftp: connect: ...
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Problem with connect to server using FTP(with login)

I am unable connect to my remote account using Ubuntu's "Connect to Server" option after moving on to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. In Ubuntu 10.10 I used to connect to my FTP server by going to ...
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vsftpd and mounted directory

I have an FTP server running vsftpd on Natty (11.04). I can access with a local user (who can see/edit freely every folder of the machine) and use it when accessing from SFTP to upload/download some ...
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Connect a local dir to ftp server

i am returning tu Ubuntu. I was using the 11.X version of it few years ago. There i was able to create an folder! And connect(mount) this folder to a remote FTP-Server! So when i was clicking on the ...
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Setting up vsftpd and shorewall

I've been trying all morning to get this to work. I've set up vsftpd using a guide I found here. I'm also using Shorewall and I'm having a problem with my rules (I think) as I can't connect to the ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - vsftpd problem - 500 illegal PORT command

i have an connection problem to my vsftpd server: 211 End HELP SITE 214-The following commands are recognized. ABOR ACCT ALLO APPE CDUP CWD DELE EPRT EPSV FEAT HELP LIST MDTM MKD MODE NLST NOOP OPTS ...
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Ubuntu / FileZilla FTP Set Up

I have successfully installed VSFTPD and I have configured it to allow FTP connection from my Windows laptop running FileZilla. FileZilla is pointing at the directory srv/ftp on my server; the files ...
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VSFTPD and “chroot_local_user=YES” does not work properly

I have the VSFTPD service installed on my linux server. I am using a ftp connection through FileZilla and by default, the user home directory is opened. The problem is that with this user, I can also ...
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ProFTPd - Uploaded Files Getting 600 Permissions

We have an Ubuntu 12.04 Server, and have ProFTPd setup on there for some users to upload files. Each user is jailed to their own directory. New directories get 777 permissions, and new files get 666 ...