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

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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 ...
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Install FTP server with support for virtual users

I'm trying to install an FTP server on Ubuntu 11.04. I've installed vsftpd, but I had no success in getting it to work with virtual users. I want to be able to have give fake users and direct them to ...
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How to make the vsftpd not to start automatically? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I load the vsftpd daemon at system-boot, but have it “start” in a “stopped” state? How to make the vsftpd not to start automatically when ...
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Setting vsftpd for upload to public (http)

I just installed LAMP, vsftpd on Ubuntu server 11.04 64bits and I'm going to to adduser for ftp and let's users (in private LAN) upload files to public in private LAN such as ...
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Permissions problem when upgrading Wordpress to 3.2 through the admin interface

I'm using 10.04 server I'm trying to upgrade Wordpress through the admin interface. I have a vsftpd server running and it is accepting local connections. For my FTP credentials I supplied the ...
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Where is vsftpd.conf?

I have a 11.04 x86 server. I ran sudo apt-get install vsftpd and that was successful. But I cannot find the vsftpd.conf file anywhere. I thought it was supposed to be in /etc/vsftpd.conf.
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how to change vsftpd default port?

so here's the deal. I have vsftpd installed and am looking to change the default port to something other than 21. I've checked /etc/vsftpd.conf and can't find a setting to change the default port. I'm ...
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I can't login in vsftpd with virtual users

Ubuntu 10.04 32 bits vsftpd 2.3.4 installed from sources # cat vsftpd.conf listen=YES anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES write_enable=YES anon_upload_enable=NO anon_mkdir_write_enable=NO ...
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“lo: Disabled Privacy Extensions” and ipv6 disabling?

There are lots of "lo: Disabled Privacy Extensions" in var/log/messages . I googled and find it is ipv6 releated, so I tried to disable ipv6. I added the following lines to /etc/sysctl.conf ...
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How can I load the `vsftpd` daemon at system-boot, but have it “start” in a “stopped” state?

Because I only occasionally need to run an ftp server (vsftpd, in my case), I would prefer to just have it fully active only when the need arises. This suggests two possibilities to me, but I ...
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How to enable a user to login through FTP?

I have installed vsftp on Ubuntu 10.10. I want to give the user FTP login privilage .