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Old 08-03-2011, 05:48 PM   #1
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Help setting up secure ftp on linux


Help setting up secure ftp on linux and help is appreciated.
 
Old 08-03-2011, 06:57 PM   #2
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Need more detail; what distro and version ?
Code:
cat /etc/*release*
Which ftpd: eg sftp or vsftpd+TLS ?
 
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Old 08-03-2011, 08:20 PM   #3
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[root@pinto ~]# cat /etc/*release*
cat: /etc/lsb-release.d: Is a directory
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 5.7 (Tikanga)
[root@pinto ~]# Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 5.7 (Tikanga)

Thanks for getting back to me.-delasol
 
Old 08-03-2011, 08:33 PM   #4
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What about my 2nd qn; which secure ftp are you trying to install? Normally with RHEL you just 'yum install <pkg name>'.

The sftp sw is part of ssh pkg, which would normally be part of the std install; try
Code:
rpm -qa|grep -i ssh
to check.

To check vsftp
Code:
rpm -qa|grep -i vsftp
RHEL 5.x Admin HOWTO http://www.linuxtopia.org/online_boo...ion/index.html
Some yum+rpm cmd examples http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/docs/DOC-2531
sshd_config http://www.openbsd.org/cgi-bin/man.c...nfig&sektion=5
vsftp doc http://vsftpd.beasts.org/vsftpd_conf.html
 
  


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