LinuxQuestions.org
Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 07-31-2005, 07:26 PM   #1
Crashputer
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2004
Posts: 29

Rep: Reputation: 15
wsftpd and uploaded file permissions


I have an anonymous ftp server using vsftpd. I have an upload directory which has write permission. The problem I am having is that uploaded files are only accessible by the person uploading them and only for the same ftp session. After that point I have to manually allow access to all files and directories using chmod before anybody, including myself (non-root), can access these files. Is there some way I can change the default permissions of uploaded files?

For the record:
Fedora Core 3
vsftpd 2.0.1-5
 
Old 08-01-2005, 05:10 AM   #2
infinity42
Member
 
Registered: Apr 2005
Location: England
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 142

Rep: Reputation: 16
Have a look in the config file, and I think that somewhere there is an option to change the mode of uploaded files (I think it is there to prevent public ftp servers becoming warez servers). I'm afraid I can't remember the name of the option, but it is probably in the man page.

Hope that helps
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Re: Vsftpd uploaded files Permissions silver05 Linux - Software 2 09-30-2005 08:22 AM
Uploaded Files permissions (proftpd) Wynand1 Linux - Security 1 01-28-2005 03:32 AM
uploaded file on vsftpd has wrong file attributes rune.kg Linux - Newbie 2 03-06-2004 09:23 AM
File uploaded via FTP have bad permissions breakerfall Linux - Networking 7 12-28-2003 04:29 PM
Proftp-- I can upload now but I can't see the file I just uploaded HELP PLEASE funnyusa Linux - Newbie 4 06-22-2003 03:00 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:41 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration