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Old 08-22-2007, 05:37 PM   #1
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Quick and easy FTP server distro?

I have an old box that I want to use as an FTP server and was wondering if there is a dedicated distro for just that? I've seen dedicated routers and firewalls along with PBX systems. Just something easy to install on some old hardware that isn't too complicated for a newbie.
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You might be interested in FreeNAS. Certainly more than just an FTP server, but it is well supported and pretty easy to handle.


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