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I'm running a web server with proftpd on FreeBSD 9.

I want to add few ftp users to the server so they will have the option to upload files to their own sites.

When trying to do it with proftpd i need to use the system's adduser command to first create the user in the system itself.

Is there any way to avoid it?

I read about virtual users but i can't seem to find any guide to configuring it step by step

Thanks

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Here's the guide on their site: http://www.proftpd.org/docs/howto/VirtualUsers.html.

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This is not a guide, as there is not even one command listed there –  DeaglinG Jul 10 '13 at 8:25
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There is definitely enough in that to get it done. ServerFault isn't here to spoonfeed answers, I suggest you read our FAQ to see what sort of questions are catered for here. –  ThatGraemeGuy Jul 10 '13 at 9:00
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I agree, but it is also suggested to reproduce the relevant paragraphs here just in case the link breaks. –  dawud Jul 10 '13 at 11:17

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