SSH File Transfer Protocol

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Setting up ssh and sftp for multiple users

I am trying to setup an sftp server and I am having issues getting it to work exactly as I like. My server has two hard drives, the first is used for the os, and it contains all of the users home ...
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How to close sftp connections made by dolphin?

after using dolphin to connect to a ssh site, for example: sftp://myserver.com and using my user and pass... how can I close that connection so I can log in with another user? It does always auto ...
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File Transfer mode in sftp

I am a newbie to ftp and sftp as well as Linux. Can you please advise what is the default mode of file transfer in sftp? I know in ftp, we have transfer modes (binary and ascii). It would also be ...
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SFTP chroot configuration error

Can anyone see what I have done wrong in this procedure? I can connect to the server as the new user and am in the chrooted directory, but despite setting all the proper root permissions, I cannot add ...
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Disable unknown ftp server

I am sitting in front of a Ubuntu 12.4. which is running an SFTP server, that I want to stop / disable. The problem is that I don't know what the name of the ftp sever is. How do I find that out ...
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Mount folder using ssh twice (first ssh to gate, then from gate to workstation)

My current situation is that I have my personal laptop, and I there is a workstation I need to be able to mount. But before I can get to that workstation, I first need to ssh into the gate of the ...
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changing chmod 755 to 775 on a directory will result in permission denied when connecting with sftp

When I change chmod in my /home/frans from 755 to 775 I get the following error when connecting with ftp fatal: bad ownership or modes for chroot directory "/home/frans" I'm a linux newbie and i'm ...
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OpenSSH Users and SFTP

I added users to my server, but when I try to login, it prompts me for a password, which I never put in. Do any of you know what the default password is? Also, I would like to setup SFTP, so can ...
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SFTP Can view directory but cannot write

I have setup SFTP and I am trying to jail the user in a specific directory. Currently the user can login, and view the jailed directory. However, they cannot view, write or modify any files. A bit of ...
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What is the path and command of mounted folder when I “connect to server”?

I am trying mount a remote machine filesystem to my local machine. The remote machine is a computation cluster which has two file systems. I have space on both file systems and I have a link on my ...
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chroot sftp not able to login

I am trying to set up sftp access on my server and chroot the users into a samba share. When I edit /etc/ssh/sshd_config and add Match Group sftpusers ChrootDirectory /srv/samba/share ForceCommand ...
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Can't find sftp in XBMC

According to http://wiki.xbmc.org/index.php?title=SFTP , SFTP should be available in XBMC, but I tried the current version available in the Ubuntu official repository (11.0) as well as 10.1, and it's ...
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Chrooting to a mounted USB Stick using SFTP

I would like to use SFTP over OpenSSH as a small FTP server. However I would like to use a mounted hard drive or USB stick as the chrooted directory for the user. As far as I see, chrooting is ...
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Networking crashes on server when using SFTP

I am using Ubuntu Server 13.04 on my home server and for some reason when I attempt to transfer larger files or many files the SFTP server will crash out and all networking to and from the server is ...
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how to create a user that has full rights under sftp in certain folder in ubuntu server

I just installed an Ubuntu 12.04 server in a dedicated box to host 2 sites I have, under one site there is a folder, lets call it /aaaaa and I want to create a user that have full rights under this ...
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Setting up SFTP-only users breaks SSH connections

I have a cluster of machines (LAN) set up for password-less SSH login for running code in parallel. No problems with the SSH or functionality, however... I'm trying to set up an sftp-only (no shell) ...
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How to setup SFTP with Chrooted for Groups

After many trials and errors trying to setup a working sftp server for multiple groups with chrooted directory I decided to share what finally worked for me. I am a novice 2 months into Ubuntu so ...
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Unable to SFTP/FTP to my Ubuntu LAMP/WEB Server

earlier today , I installed Ubuntu 12.04 server on my Linode Xen VPS and set up a LAMP and a web server , I can SSH to the server fine , but Unable to SFTP/FTP to it , i've tried the option " Connect ...
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SFTP (SSH) mount check free space

How to see free space on mount over SFTP (SSH) using Nautilus? Now I have to use terminal to ssh to disk server and do df -h. I could make a script to do, but is there any existing option, possible ...
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OpenSSH Permissions

I'm running an SSH server, and I need three users. The first will be an admin, have SSH access, and can view everything. The latter two can't user SSH, and are limited to their respective directories. ...
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SFTP Users not able to upload files

I wanted to restrict my SFTP users to their home folders only. So, after so many research and attempts, I found this question which successfully allowed me to chroot them in their folders. Now, my ...
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rssh with chroot

(I changed the IP address and port to protect the innocent.) On the server, my /etc/passwd entry, /etc/rssh.conf, and the file I'm trying to access look like this: lawsa@bukavu:/mnt/share/Public$ ...
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SFTP chroot jail closes session after authentication

I'm trying to chroot an SFTP user to his home directory, but whenever I log in (using PuTTY), the SSH client closes. This is what the auth.log says: Aug 6 07:53:22 ip-xxx sshd[2733]: ...
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How can I delete files from my PPA via sftp?

I can sftp to my PPA successfully, but I cannot see any files or do anything. Connected to ppa.launchpad.net. sftp> dir remote readdir("."): Failure sftp> ls remote readdir("."): Failure ...
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Chrooted sftp-guest AND “normal” sftp login

I successfully managed to create a guest-sftp-account on a friends raspbian. I have a folder shared, which is the new root for the user sftpguest. Here he only has read-rights. Inside this folder, ...
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Web root permissions: Allow a group to edit and forbid others to see the files

I am setting up Apache hosting multiple sub-domains with different developers. There is a folder for each sub-domain, and I want to have a group that is able to write and edit these files (developer ...
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problem with nautilus using sftp in ubuntu 13.04

I'm accesing a ssh server with Nautilus and if I leave it without activity for a while and I try ti acces again to any folder, It doesnt respond at all until I unmount it... I think nautilus doesn't ...
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How To Jail Root www-data to /var/www

How do I jail root www-data to the /var/www folder so that when one uses SFTP as www-data to login they only access /var/www? And would this have any repercussions with problems with Apache if I did ...
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give an sftp user permission to modify files in all folders in /home

I have created a sftp user which is able to login with sftp to /home which then lists all the sites on the server. When I try and delete one of the files or overwrite one of the files I am told by my ...
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Why is this Nautilus script not working over SFTP?

I wrote the following script to use it in Nautilus. It merges files into folders. But when I try this for sftp://user@mynas/ it is not working. How can I fix the script to get it working via the ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Nautilus How to connect to ssh server?

I am trying to connect to an ssh server via nautilus. I used to be able to use Nautilus "Connect to Server", select "SSH", and then enter the required information, but NONE of that is available ...