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Old 06-26-2003, 08:19 PM   #1
Gjallis
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Odd VSFTP problem.


I have this odd problem with VSFTP. Whenever a user uploads something, it's CHMODed to something really low, like -rw------
and the owner has to go in and CHMOD it to something accessible. is there a way to fix this?
 
Old 06-27-2003, 09:11 AM   #2
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Anybody?

Does anybody know
 
Old 06-28-2003, 02:34 PM   #3
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Try the following :

"su -"
<your root password>
"cd /etc/vsftpd"
"vi vsftpd.conf"

/*
Go the section :

# Default umask for local users is 077. You may wish to change this to 022,
# if your users expect that (022 is used by most other ftpd's)
local_umask=022

And make necessary adjustments...
/*

ps. you may have to restart vsftpd with "service vsftpd restart" to make the changes active ....

Good luck!
 
  


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