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Hi my cpanel license just ended up needed to change an user's ftp password via ssh

logged on as root and changed password by

passwd username

command but still i can login by old password to ftp :/

i use pure-ftpd / centos

what should i do for able to change ftp password


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You need to use the following:

pure-pw passwd user

Man page: http://linux.die.net/man/8/pure-pw

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Unable to open the passwd file: No such file or directory Unable to fetch info about user [ahmet] in file [/etc/pureftpd.passwd] :( –  İkiz Kulelere Dalan Teyyare Nov 10 '12 at 13:45
Did you run as root? –  John Lambrechts Nov 10 '12 at 17:10

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