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till yesterday worked perfectly but today (dunno why) my VSFTP server doesn't work properly.

OS: Debian 6

The problem is: I can't create other directories (with logged users) but I can rename them or create files.

If I try to create a directory I get "550 Create directory operation failed".

The name of the user is "user1":

drwxrwxrwx 3 user1 utenti 4096 Jan 11 15:00 test

and this is my vsftpd.conf:

listen=YES
anonymous_enable=NO
local_enable=YES
write_enable=YES
use_localtime=YES
xferlog_enable=YES
connect_from_port_20=YES
chroot_local_user=YES
secure_chroot_dir=/var/run/vsftpd/empty
pam_service_name=vsftpd
rsa_cert_file=/etc/ssl/private/vsftpd.pem

How is it possible?

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Could I recommend grep ^[^#] /etc/vsftpd.conf to remove comments (and whitespace if you had any?) –  Aaron Copley Jan 11 '13 at 17:11
    
Done and edited ;) –  lala Jan 11 '13 at 17:14
    
anybody have idea? :/ –  lala Jan 11 '13 at 18:27
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i cannot comment due to my rep, so i hope it's acceptable to ask for more information here. - Can you provide the last bit of the vsftpd log? - As you have chroot_local_user enabled, user1 should be in their home directory upon successful connection, can you confirm? - Do you have SELinux enabled? - Can you provide the commands you are using when connected to create the directory? Also i believe this question is better suited for unix.stackexchange or superuser as it doesn't seem to be in a professional environment. –  haveyouseenmyname Jan 11 '13 at 19:13

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