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Old 04-26-2008, 02:27 AM   #1
yadava
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Lightbulb problem with ftp


in ftp server by default anonymous user are chrooted in
/var/ftp
can we change it
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and one more thing that suppose i made a directory (incoming)
inside /var/ftp/ for uploading by anonymous user
but thing is that we are unble download any thing from that directory
only we can upload in that
why is it so
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another thing is that by logging with ftp we are able to create
the directory in /var/ftp but we can not download or upload directory
in /var/ftp
why is it so
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Old 04-26-2008, 06:25 AM   #2
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Every answers to your questions are in the ftp configuration file, /etc/ftp.conf or /etc/proftp.conf, maybe /etc/ftpd.conf...
 
Old 04-28-2008, 02:29 AM   #3
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Every answers to your questions are in the ftp configuration file, /etc/ftp.conf or /etc/proftp.conf, maybe /etc/ftpd.conf...


i did'nt found these files inside the /etc
 
Old 04-28-2008, 03:11 AM   #4
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What linux distribution do you use?
What FTP server did you install?
How did you install the FTP server?
 
Old 04-28-2008, 05:00 AM   #5
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Wink

hi yadav,
every thing will be in configuration file.
see /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf
 
Old 04-29-2008, 04:36 AM   #6
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i did'nt found these files inside the /etc

i am using RED HAT ENTERPRISE LINUX 5.0 Server edition
i used "vsftpd-2.0.5-10.el5" rpm to install the ftp server
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Old 04-29-2008, 05:14 AM   #7
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Run locate vsftpd.conf in a terminal.

man vsftpd.conf will give details how you can configure
 
  


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