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Old 03-17-2004, 09:54 AM   #1
shablul
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linux ftp server


Hi every1,

My ftp server is currently working on winNT 4. I wanted to replace the OS to some linux distro because of, hmm, instabilities. I've installed SUSE linux and I'm in need of a good ftp server programs.
I know most distros comes with a ftp dameon. But (as far as i know) the ftp users should be system users as well, and this isn't what I want. I want the ftp user list to be seperate from the system user list.

Can anyone suggest a ftp server daemon with that feature?

Thanks.
 
Old 03-17-2004, 10:16 AM   #2
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vsftpd and proftp are good choices - u can set them up to use non-real users. check out docus via google.com/linux.
 
Old 03-17-2004, 10:31 AM   #3
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glftpd is the best linux ftp server ever. bleeee dat
 
Old 03-17-2004, 01:22 PM   #4
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VSFTPD gets my vote...
 
Old 03-20-2004, 05:32 AM   #5
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10x for all of your replies. I've managed to find a tutorial for virrtual users with vsftpd (ftp://vsftpd.beasts.org/users/cevans...L_USERS/README).
but it doesn't work.
Can anyone direct me to a tutorial for proftpd with virtual users?
 
  


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