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Old 01-24-2006, 04:04 AM   #1
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how to put files on the ftp server

hi im a newbie and i want to know how to configure the ftp server so that i can put files on to it and so the clients can connect to the server. anyone can help.. thanks
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hmmm ... what is the ftp server you use ?

i assume you use vsftpd
edit /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf, make sure the following entries is


hope this is what you need
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after uncommenting that 3 lines. what should i do next? i've started the vstfpd with the command service vsftpd start in sbin diectory.. how can i place files on the server so that it can be viewed and copied by the clients? thanks
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Put the files in /home/ftp/
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if you and/or client log-in use anonymous
the files is placed in /var/ftp

to upload a files it may need to create a new
folder inside (eg: /var/ftp/upload) with rwx
permission for anyone (a.k.a chmod 777 /var/ftp/upload)

good luck


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