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Old 08-13-2005, 12:52 PM   #1
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Howto setup VSFTPD start up at boot

HI all,

I just installed vsftpd on my slackware 10.1. How can I set it up so that it start up automaticly at boot.

Many thanks.
Old 08-13-2005, 01:14 PM   #2
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You have 2 choices :

1. run it with inetd
edit /etc/inetd.conf and add or uncomment this line :
ftp     stream  tcp     nowait  root    /usr/sbin/tcpd  vsftpd
2. run it as standalone (I use it like this)
edit /etc/rc.d/rc.local and add this line :
/usr/sbin/vsftpd &


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