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

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Errore GnuTLS -15: An unexpected TLS packet was received

VSFTPD raise this error after checking the password of users that don't have a shell login to the server. I have it and I can login without any problem. This is the log I see in Filezilla: Stato: ...
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Create FTP users with limited access only to home directory Ubuntu 12.04

I'm having Ubuntu 12.04 server and I have installed VSFTPD service for FTP. I'm trying to create a FTP user who has access only to /var/www/ directory and all permissions for sub-directories. ...
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How do I setup SFTP on Ubuntu? I want my /var/www directory to connect to FileZilla from another computer. How do I go about doing this?

I already have Ubuntu LAMP server installed and vsftpd. This server is connected to the web on on dns domain. However, when I connect to the ftp server on FileZilla it connects. However, when I upload ...
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VSFTPD not working

I followed instructions and other instructions too but because it is not user-friendly, the ftp server is not working. # This option specifies the location of the RSA key to use for SSL # encrypted ...
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Failed directory listing - One folder - using Filezilla for VSFTPD

Got a strange behavior that I'm hoping someone has come across before. There is no firewall or routing restrictions in place, and when I connect to the FTP site (which is running VSFTPD on Ubuntu ...
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500 OOPS: vsftpd: refusing to run with writable root inside chroot()

I am fully aware this question was asked countless times, but no solution mentioned before worked for my case. My config: $ cat /etc/vsftpd-anon.conf listen=YES local_enable=NO anonymous_enable=YES ...
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I can't login as anonymous user to vsftpd server

I use ubuntu 13.10 as server and I have installed virtualbox .I install win 7 , win xp , fedora 19 in vbox as clients . Now I install vsftpd on Ubuntu 13.10 . When I want to connect to vsftpd from ...
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vsftpd hanging when using pam_exec or pam_script

I have VSFTPD integrated with pam_mysql, allowing me to successfully login to an FTP server using accounts kept in a mysql database. I need to automatically create a directory for the user if it is ...
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VSFTPD will not start at all, despite a purge and fresh installation

I installed vsftpd sudo apt-get install ftpd Used a basic config file (the least amount of settings to just get it to start) listen=YES anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES write_enable=YES ...
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Why vsftpd doesnt work when pam_service_name=vsftpd?

I did a vsftpd setup on my home server. I got some authentication error so I searched through this forum and got a solution. This solution worked for me As in the solution. the default setting ...
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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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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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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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VSFTPD not letting me login

Any one come across this before, Other then the settings below everything is default. This seems to work on my local machine but not on a VPS local_enable=YES write_enable=YES anonymous_enable=NO ...
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500 OOPS: priv_sock_get_cmd

I'm rather new to Ubuntu and therefore vsftp. I've setup the ftp server and I have several folders. When I connect, I can do so without any issues. However, if I try to access one particular folder ...
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vsftpd restrict users to home directory

I have installed vsftpd and have set my config as such: # Example config file /etc/vsftpd.conf # # The default compiled in settings are fairly paranoid. This sample file # loosens things up a bit, to ...
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FTP works from command line but not from “Connect to Server” GUI (vsftp)

I have vsftpd installed on my Ubuntu server. Here is my config: # Example config file /etc/vsftpd.conf # # The default compiled in settings are fairly paranoid. This sample file # loosens things up a ...
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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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vsftpd service will not start for 14.04

I've been looking for solutions for awhile and I haven't found one that works for me. I'm new enough to linux that I'm not sure where else to turn. I can't seem to get the service to start. Any ...
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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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Vsftpd changes file permissions

I have a small problem with my VSFTPD on ubuntu. I have a little php website running on my ubuntu with apache2 and I use netbeans in combination with VSFTPD to add/edit the code of my website. ...
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Uninstall then install makes vstpd service unrecognized, vsftpd: unrecognized service

I installed vsftpd on my server using this and this link. But due to this error I followed the solution and tried to update the vsftpd. But because of some configuration problem it was not functioning ...
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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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What is the default local_root for VSFTPD

If I configure VSFTPD with all default settings what is the folder it uses for root?
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How do I setup VSFTPD for specific folder

I am working on setting up a VSFTPD server. I edited my vsftpd.conf to include... local_root=/home/user/ftp Then I made the folder a test.txt as follows mkdir ftp chmod 777 ftp vi ftp/test.txt ...
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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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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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Do you have available complete guide on installation and administration of FTP Server?

I am new to Ubuntu, our old ftp server and I am planning to install VSFTPD package. We have already working ftp.****.** ftp site. Here is my questions: What are the packages do I need to install in ...
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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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How to add Users to Specific FTP instances?

I created two instances of vsftpd server in two different ports.how can I add users to that specific ports.?that is one user for each ftp instance and this user should not be visible or can do ftp on ...
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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 - GnuTLS error -15: An unexpected TLS packet was received

How can I fix this error when I try connecting to the ftp server on filezila: GnuTLS error -15: An unexpected TLS packet was received. And this error on sublime ftpsync plugin: ssl.SSLError: [SSL: ...
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FTP Permissions read but not write

I made a personal FTP server on an old laptop but when I connect I can only read/download no upload. How do I change this? Thanks for the help in advance I am use vsftpd
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VSFTP Delete only some files?

I'm very new to Linux but have been making some slow progress. I've got an issue with vsftp where I can delete SOME directories and files but not all. Some information: These are existing files ...
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How to setup virtual users for vsftpd with access to a specific sub directory?

I need to be able to add a virtual users to vsftpd that only have access to a sub folder. The reason why I want to use virtual users is I only want to have 1 real user on the server. The FTP ...
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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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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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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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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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While installing ftp vsftpd, tomcat7 error is coming

root@Nanobi-05-PC:/home/dev# sudo apt-get install -f vsftpd Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done vsftpd is already the newest version. 0 ...
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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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vsftpd installation not working on virtual server as of 14.04

The process I have used for installing vsftpd since 12.04 no longer works. I get the error stop: Unknown instance when restarting the service. I believe this means the configuration is wrong, but I ...
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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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Cannot connect to ftp server via browser but I'm able connect from terminal using ftp server_addr

I installed vsftpd and in the beginning I was able to connect via browser as well as from terminal using ftp server_addr. Now I'm unable to connect via browser but able to connect from terminal Please ...
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Can not uninstall VSFTPD

When i try to uninstall VSFTPD it shows me the same error: sudo apt-get purge vsftpd Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following ...
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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 ...