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Old 01-17-2002, 05:08 PM   #1
phyber
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Question Webserver/FTP administration question


I have a machine running Apache and ProFTPD, Mandrake 8.1.
I am using this machine to host a few domains I have, I am the only one who has access to this machine.
I created one user account for myself, how can I make it so when I FTP to the machine I have total control over all the directories.
I figured I could just log in as root, but that doesn't work, the FTP doesn't accept root as a user.
Any help would be appreciated.
 
Old 01-17-2002, 05:21 PM   #2
Half_Elf
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Hum Some Ftpserver do not accept root user... And some others do. I guess your doesn't but I dunno ProFtp. Try Ftp4All,I know you can access with Root user on that one.
 
  


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