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Can someone tell me how to chroot FTP users with Virtualmin, if it is possible.

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Have you taken a look at this thread?

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Virtualmin has an FTP directory restriction option. – madphp Aug 17 '09 at 1:23

What you want is not actually a chroot. You want the DefaultRoot setting in ProFTPd.

You can set that in Virtualmin by browsing to Webmin>Servers>ProFTPd Server>Files and Directories, and set the option labeled "Limit users to directories" to "Home directory". Save it, and click "Apply changes" in the upper right corner.

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