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 Modified

not listing any files and not asking user name and password.

when I use ftp: //username:password@myservername/ its listing directories. but I don't want to write user name and password in the address bar. so how do I achieve it?


It seems like you have the server configured to require authentication to see those files. You will need to configure the server to allow anonymous authentication.

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