The "Very Secure FTPD" is a *nix (Unix, Linux) FTP Server.

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vsftp configuration issue

i have installed vsftpd in my local mechine ubuntu 10.04 also in remote server ubuntu 12.04 i have done same configuration for both of the mechines. but in server when user logs in usging ftp ...
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Ubuntu web server: ftp connection timeout

To enable ftp service recently I have installed vsftpd using this instructions in my ubuntu web server. But I'm still unable to access my server directory using ftp. I don't know what to do or what's ...
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allow anonymous users to upload in /var/www

im fully aware the risk of this setup regarding anonymous upload, but basically, i want anonymous users to upload on my webserver /var/www im using vsftpd btw I did mount --bind /var/www ...
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can't login to FTP after upgrading to 13.04

I'm using vsftpd as ftp server. Till upgrading 13.04 ftp worked normally, i used my user/password as ftp password. But after upgrading to 13.04 i can't login to ftp. I added new user to system, can't ...
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Vstfpd and many accounts creation: is there a howto?

I've been googling around and didn't find valuable answer. I have 98 students. I want to create, for each student a directory where they can upload their own files. Unless I'm wrong, it seems I'll ...
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vsftp server configuraton in

i am going to develop a photo selling webapp, in that every user has options to upload there photos via ftp (ubunut 10.04 + vsftpd) , folder structure /var/www/project/downloads_ftp_folder ...
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vsftpd chroot opps on ubuntu 12.04

I'm unfamiliar with deb based systems, so my apologies if the solution is simple. I'm trying to setup vsftpd to jail users to their home directories. I get the 500 OOPS: vsftpd: refusing to run with ...
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VSFTPD 553 error: could not create file

Fresh LAMP server setup with Ubuntu 12.04 and VSFTPD. I'm trying to access the /var/www folder (web root) with FTP user. I created a new user ftpuser and added it to the www-data user group created ...
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Configure vsftpd to chown uploaded files

I have vsftpd up and running on my Ubuntu server. This is a development server and I want to be able to FTP my code directly to the directory which Apache is serving out. As most of you know, ...
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500 OOPS: vsftpd: refusing to run with writable root inside chroot() Keep user jailed

Before you close this out to repetition, I have been researching all of the proposed solutions to this bug and so far I have been unable to keep a FTP user jailed to their website directory. While I ...
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Assign Group rights to folder

Hello I am new with ubuntu and I have a question. I created a user ABC. I created a group XYZ. I added user ABC to group XYZ . I have a folder mounted mydrive. I mounted it under as I have attached ...
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Lost sudo privileges [duplicate]

Last night I was working on installing vsftpd on my Ubuntu 12.10 server. I shutdown last night and when I booted up this morning I seemed to have lost the abilities to sudo anything. It just says, "** ...
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FTP Changes file permisions

I am trying to make changes to my website over ftp but when I save any files it changes the permissions and owner to my username. I can edit files in the same folder trough samba without changing the ...
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vsftpd - restrict users to home directory

Setup vsftpd easily If I run this config: listen=YES anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES write_enable=NO dirmessage_enable=YES use_localtime=YES xferlog_enable=YES connect_from_port_20=YES ...
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Vsftpd upload “permission denied” issue

Hi i have installed and configured ftp server on ubuntu 12.04. vsftpd.Config #anonymous_enable=YES write_enable=YES. when i drag and drops files to the Sever with filezilla, it fails: ****550 ...
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vsftpd any password work for local users

My setup of vsftpd allows for local users to login using their usual passwords and another set of users to login through a passwd file. The problem I have now is that when using a local user's login, ...
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FTP server user adding

Im setting up a ftp server using vsftp and i need to ask it:How in the world you set your login details? Ive found on the internet a lot of guides, but all say to add users in a specific file, BUT ...
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Home directory lost the execute permission flag. What can cause this?

Did anyone ever experienced a home directory mysteriously becoming non-executable? The context: Ubuntu 10.04. The vsftpd server is installed and running. I have created a regular user ftp_poze. ...
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Unable to connect FileZilla to ubuntu ec2

I have a micro ubuntu instance on ec2. I have done a passwd to set it to simple password. I have installed vsftpd on the ec2 instance. And imported the ec2 pem file via FileZilla-Settings-SFTP, and ...
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Cannot get vsftpd to work

I have installed vsftpd on my server. I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. When I try to connect using FileZilla I am getting this message: Status: Connection attempt failed with "ECONNREFUSED - ...
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Users in vsftpd

This my example of vsftpd.conf anonymous_enable=NO pam_service_name=ftp local_enable=YES write_enable=NO anon_upload_enable=NO anon_mkdir_write_enable=NO anon_other_write_enable=NO ...
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VSFTPD installed, but I can't restart/stop it

I've installed VSFTPD on my VPS running Ubuntu server 10.04. When connecting using FTP clients such as Filezilla it's working perfectly. However when I use my Drupal's native FTP client to update the ...
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FTP server not able to connect outside the network on Ubuntu 12.04 [closed]

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I am setting up a ftp server using vsftpd in Ubuntu. Inside my network the ftp server works perfect, but it does not work outside my network. Please help me with the ...
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A specific user is unable to log in to vsftpd

I am setting up a new user let his name be ftpguy. He has access to only one directory /var/www/xxx. I have already chowned the directory so that he has write and read privileges. The user is also ...
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VSFTPD: default to local user subdirectory

The goal: when a local user logs in to ftp, the user is directed to /home/{username}/htdocs. The expectation is that FileZilla or equivalent will show / and the contents of /home/{username}/htdocs ...
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How to create a user for ftp server?

I'm using vsftpd. I need an ftp server for my web server, I can login under my account of course, but I can't do the main thing it's meant for and add/edit/remove files in my var/www directory. ...
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500 OOPS: cannot change directory: /home/user/public_html, VSFTPD error

I setup VSFTPD on my Ubuntu server 12.04, it worked very good. Until I tried to change the permissions of the user so the user couldn't go in the / directory and only in the directories inside ...
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How do I hide other users folder?

I have used vsftpd to create and FTP server. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 desktop version. I want to show directories that are assign to that user only. For example, I have created users "a","b","c" and ...
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directory not listing on web-browser for ftp server

I have used vsftpd to create FTP server.I am using Ubuntu 12.04 desktop version.the problem is that when I hit the ftp: //myservername/ on the browser it shows only Index of / Name Size Date ...
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how to hide hidden directory on ftp client

I have used vsftpd to create ftp server.I am using ubuntu 12.04 desktop version.I have issue with hidden file, When I access server through FTP client its shows all the directory including hidden ...
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Hide Directory of other users on FTP

I have used vsftpd to create ftp server of my ubuntu 12.04 desktop version. I have created too many users on ubuntu desktop.the problem is that..When I access it through FTP client with specific ...
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How to tell which of the two FTP server running is serving an FTP request?

I was asked to reconfigure and make some order in a FTP server which is operating on Ubuntu 10.04. I have root access to the machine. When checking what server is running, I get: # ps -ef | grep ftp ...
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How to see currently connected clients of vsftp

I'm using vsftpd. Now I would like to now if - and if, who - someone is currently connected to the server. Is it possible to find out, if anybody is connected, how many and even who is connected?
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Creating physical folders and FTP account with bindings in Apache2

Our client wants 2 subdomains creating: mobile.website.co.uk 5thbirthday.website.co.uk I did this on the DNS server pointing them to the IP where the website was hosted. I then SSH into the Linux ...
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How to use vsftpd to set up an FTP server and how to access that server from another computer? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: GUI FTP Server Recommendation This is my first attempt at using any Linux based system. This is also my first attempt at setting up an FTP server. I'm running Ubuntu ...
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How to create an FTP account for one folder?

I have a folder: /srv/ftp_folder How would one go about setting up an FTP account with upload/download for that folder only with no other access?
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Specify who can connect

I've just installed VSFTPD, which I always liked for its ease of use, but I can't find something... Can anyone give me instructions on how I can specify which IP addresses are allowed to connect? ...
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VSFTPD configuration problems with 12.04

So I upgraded my Ubuntu Server to 12.04 LTS today and now VSFTPD wont work. I think it is related to this VSFTPd stopped working after update. However, unlike the asker in that post, I am not ...
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VSFTPd stopped working after update

I have just updated to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS from Ubuntu Server 11.10, It updated my vsftpd install, and it seems that something has changed :/ I use PAM authentication, does anyone have any ideas what ...
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How can I compile a program and update an program already installed

So I have vsftpd 2.3.5 installed (using apt-get) and I want to install vsftpd-ext. But I have to compile it my self and install. How can I install it so that it updates the version installed by ...
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libgcc_s.so.1 must be installed for pthread_cancel to work

I upgraded to Ubuntu 12.04 today and when I was about to login to my ftp (which is running vsftpd) i got an error: libgcc_s.so.1 must be installed for pthread_cancel to work I have upgraded and ...
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How do I set up my Ubuntu Server to let my Mac connect with FTP?

I have a server running Ubuntu Server 10.04, and I installed vsftpd on it. Now, I am able to connect to it with only one program which is for windows only (bleh) The program is WinSCP. I cannot ...
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Cannot FTP without simultaneous SSH connection? [closed]

I'm trying to set up an old box as a backup server (running 10.04.4 LTS). I intend to use 3rd party software on my PC to periodically connect to my server via FTP(S) and to mirror certain files. For ...
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VSFTPD proper permission for root user

I did set up VSFTPD on my server and can successfully login using a user that has root permission on the server. However, I cannot create any directories outside of the user's home directory. Any idea ...
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How do I add a new VSFTPD user? (Not working)

I am trying to make a new VSFTPD user but there apears to be a lack of documentation explaing how to make a new user + pass and assign them to a specific directory. Does anyone perhaps know a simple ...
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How to Configure VSFTPD?

I've been at this for hours. I basically want to be able to upload / manage a website on my new Ubuntu server, using FileZilla from my windows 7 machine. I have installed vsftpd on the server, but I ...
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vsftp user created files cannot be read by apache2

I have a Ubuntu 11.10 server setup with rackspace. Pretty basic setup LAMP, vsftp. Create a new user for vsftp that can create files on the server perfectly fine. But the files seem to be ...
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FTP over ssh hangs on “Connection established: Waiting for Welcome Message”

I have looked far and wide and have not quite found the answer. I am running ubuntu 11.10, openssh, and vsftpd. I am trying to configure my FTP to tunnel over ssh. My ssh connection works just fine ...
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is there an easy way to have vsftpd server show up again in Webmin 1.530? [closed]

VSFTPD is running fine on Ubuntu LAMP server 10.04, but for some reason is no longer available from webmin anymore. Re-installing vsftpd makes no difference. Users are still able to log in via ftp.
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How do I restrict vsftpd access to a certain directory?

I would like to give a user access to our ftp server. Not to everything, just the directory he needs to work in. When he logs in he should be directed to /var/www/hisdir and not be able to go outside ...