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CURL: Human-readable Transfer Speeds for FTP Uploads [on hold]

On Ubuntu 14.04, Curl produces human-unfriendly progress data during FTP uploads: % Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time Time Current Dload ...
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43 views

Different technologies for syncing with server

Well, I'm currently teaching DB in a course in University. Students had already gone through advanced programming (this includes torturing them through a whole semester with massive projects, they ...
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38 views

Set up Ubuntu FTP with root access to whole server

I've been trying to set up Ubuntu 12.10 with FTP to give the A user access to read/write any file on the server. I understand some people discourage root access for this, but at this stage I am more ...
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1answer
295 views

Can't FTP to /var/www/html on Ubuntu (groups set…)

So I'm having some issues with vsftpd. I need the webroot to be in /var/www/public because I have multiple users accessing it, so I can't put it in a users directory. Now that directory has "chown -R ...
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0answers
81 views

Creating SFTP Users chrootdirectory /var/www

I am trying to create a new sftp user in Ubuntu 12.04.4 and am running into some trouble. After creating the first sftp user, I document the commands for later user and then delete the user and try ...
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Alternative to FTP

I'm now teaching data bases and all my students get access to a virtual machine running ubuntu. They use FTP as the main way of connecting to the server and uploading their PHP files. Last time I was ...
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163 views

Connection timed out ftp cannot connect

I have a ubuntu server and am trying to connect using filezilla but keep getting connection timed out. I have done an nmap and the port that is opened for ftp is 21. I have gone onto the server and ...
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1answer
275 views

How to hide Folders for FTP user jailed to user home

Setup: VSFTPD FTP server Only the FTP user has access to FTP User home modded to /var/www User now has write access only to /var/www User still can browse folder structure - this is what i want ...
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48 views

How to CRUD/manage virtual users in VSFTPD using DB4/PAM?

I'm trying to setup an FTP server using VSFTPD on Ubuntu 12.04. I want to use virtual users because it's safer and I want to create accounts to several people. I have been following this guide: ...
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1answer
181 views

How can I setup ProFTP and SSHD_config to FTP and SFTP to the same directory on Ubuntu 12.04?

I'm having troubles with a chrooted environment on Ubuntu 12.04. Objective Set up FTP/SFTP server where users part of a new 'sftp' group can sftp and ftp to the same directory ProFTP Setup The ...
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1answer
422 views

Setting up FTP (vsftpd) on Ubuntu 12.04

I am trying to set up FTP on my Ubuntu box. I can currently login via SFTP, but cannot do so via regular FTP, I need to be able to do this as I am planning on uploading a file to the server from an ...
0
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1answer
86 views

Daemon for watching local file changes, uploading to FTP on change

Running Ubuntu 13.10, editing files locally. Staging server is online. No git or anything - I just need to edit a file locally, save it, upload it, and see what it does on the server. Looking for a ...
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1answer
49 views

Configure FTP on Ubuntu to default to a certain directory

I am trying to configure an FTP server on my 12.04.3 LTS machine. I am hosting a website from /home/webuser/public/mywebsite.com/public. Now, I want to configure the FTP server in such a way where, ...
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1answer
45 views

Allow user to access by ftp

Hi all I have an Ubuntu server with some users. My user can access in ftp to this server and see all folder. I have added an existing user to the group ftp but when he log into the ftp client he can ...
0
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1answer
275 views

vsftpd can't access from linux

I have ubuntu 12.04 lts server with vsftpd-ext installed (for allow-writable-chroot). it has been working solid, even with ftps support(I have my manually signed certificate for this). until now I ...
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1answer
163 views

Windows Azure Ubuntu - 500 OOPS: priv_sock_get_cmd error while making an FTP connection

I have created a VM on Windows Azure and running Ubuntu on that I have been able to successfully communicate using the http protocol on port 80 However, I am not able to make a successful FTP ...
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1answer
158 views

Set FTP User default directory to /var/www Ubuntu Server

Trying to figure out the best way to set the default directory for the few FTP users we have (3 in-house developers who need access simply to the WWW directory). Want to just set it so that if any of ...
0
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0answers
69 views

Newly added user cannot connect to FTP

After installing Proftpd (during the installation of Virtualmin) on Ubuntu 12.04, I added a new user using useradd newUsername. Problem: Users created before the installation of proftpd were able to ...
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1answer
145 views

What is the vsftpd's user “ftp” intended for?

I have just recently installed a web server on a machine that I of course want a fpt client on as well. I have previously worked with vsftpd, and therefore I decided to use it this time as well. The ...
0
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1answer
501 views

How to give the Apache group write access to log files, and an FTP user read-only access

Ubuntu 11.10 server I have a user bob who's home directory is /home/sites/bob. In that there are directories public_html and logs. Apache runs under the www-data user. bob's primary group is ...
0
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1answer
188 views

Ubuntu LAMP Permissions

I just installed Ubuntu Server 12.10 and I selected the LAMP, OpenSSH and mail server packages during the install. The only other thing I've done is install nmap via apt-get. I can SFTP to my server ...
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1answer
388 views

Setting ftp on linux 12.04 lts (Amazon Instance) for Drupal installation

In these days I'm striving trying to set a proper ftp connection with my Amazon Instance, aimed for Drupal 7. It mounts a Linux Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and it's a Micro Instance. I tried a lot of vsftpd ...
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2answers
41 views

Connecting through another FTP [closed]

I have some very large files I'd like to transfer to my new dedicated server from a shared hosting account. I'm wondering if it's possible, using Ubuntu Server, to connect to the other FTP (which ...
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1answer
901 views

Error installing VSFTPd 3.0.2 on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm following the official documentation to install the 3.0.2 version of VSFTPd. Commands. $ wget https://security.appspot.com/downloads/vsftpd-3.0.2.tar.gz $ tar xvfz vsftpd-3.0.2.tar.gz $ cd ...
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2answers
1k views

Ubuntu 12.04 updates broke VSFTP

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I did some minor updates using apt. After rebooting vsftp stopped accepting connections system user logins. In the auth log I am getting the following errors Dec 22 ...
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1answer
134 views

Configure FTP Server with two different IP addresses on different subnets and separate NICs

I have an FTP server that's on a low bandwidth connection. We want to set it up with a second IP address on a much higher bandwidth connection. I set up the second interface with a static IP address ...
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2answers
725 views

ProFTPd server on Ubuntu getting access denied message when successfully authenticated?

I have a Ubuntu box with a ProFTPD 1.3.4a Server, when I try to log in via my FTP Client I cannot do anything as it does not allow me to list directories; I have tried logging in as root and as a ...
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2answers
238 views

Faster way to mirror a FTP site

I am currently using wget -m to mirror a remote FTP but the speed suck, what are the good alternative (command) so we can parallel to download in order to boost the speed up?
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2answers
940 views

VSFTPD does not allow upload with virtual users

I am attempting to setup VSFTPD with virtual users on a server running Ubuntu 12.04. I have configured the server to allow for virtual users to login, but I am having trouble getting it to allow ...
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0answers
141 views

Group Permissions on Ubuntu /var/www [closed]

I have two users that are in www-data group that need to access the same files via FTP. Whenever I try to change permissions on a file inside Filezilla it gives a permission denied. I have tried the ...
1
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1answer
406 views

SFTP Connection Failing To Linode's Ubuntu Server

I installed vsftpd on our Ubuntu machine on (Linode VPS) and followed the steps from this documentation. http://www.noob2geek.com/linux/setup-vsftpd-debian-ubuntu/ So, everything works correcly if I ...
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2answers
114 views

Fast (non-blocking) way to transfer many files to another server [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: what is the fastest and most reliable way of transferring a lot of files? I am currently attempting to transfer over 1 million files from one server to another. Using ...
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2answers
372 views

PureFTPd is using ports above 50000 even with PassivePortRange specified

I have installed the pure-ftpd package with PureFTP 1.0.24 on Ubuntu 10.04 using apt-get. Even though, this is the default port range, I've added the file /etc/pure-ftpd/conf/PassivePortRange ...
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1answer
531 views

Cannot Connect to VSFTP outside of network

I am having a hair pulling issue with my VSFTPD. I am not sure where to turn and I have went through to make sure everything is working properly and when trying to connect to ftp using ftp localhost ...
3
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2answers
3k views

Issues with VSFTPD / FTP on Linux Ubuntu server - Steps for Troubleshooting?

I am dealing with an issue I am unclear on how to resolve and have been pulling my hair out for some time. I have been trying to configure an FTP user using the following (we use this same ...
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1answer
416 views

FTP Upload Hook

I need to be notified and perform other tasks when a file is uploaded onto my server. Is there any method/system call that will be triggered or anything that i can hook onto ? I'm using vsftpd as my ...
1
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2answers
80 views

Stopping user from gaining access to SSH after making FTP account

I am making users an FTP account on some remote servers, but i don't want them to have access to SSH, only FTP. How is this possible on Ubuntu, running pureftpd? Thanks.
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1answer
1k views

sftp/ssh failing after adding “Match group” clause

I am attempting to set up an sftp server on ubuntu/precise on EC2. I have been successful in adding a new user that can connect via ssh, however once I add the following clause: Match Group sftp ...
0
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1answer
630 views

Directory and file permission on ftp upload

I have a basic linux server setup (setup locally on my network with no outside access) and i wanted to FTP files to the /var/www directory. I have installed vsftpd and i have access to the server via ...
1
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1answer
915 views

ProFTPD server - multiple ports, same IP address

I am having problems with ProFTPD server, because I am not able to set it to work correctly when multiple ports are active (IP address is the same). In my proftpd.conf file, I have added this ...
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1answer
1k views

set up single directory ftp access for customer on Ubuntu

I have a user who like to use the our Bitnami AWS ec2 instance to store podcasts. Up to this point they have been using http://www.lemonzdream.com/podcastmaker/ with MobileMe. Now that MM is dead, ...
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2answers
2k views

FTP problems with Ubuntu on AWS

I created an Ubuntu instance on AWS and wanted to set up the FTP server. I referred this article on setting up vsftdp. I opened port 20,21,22 on my aws. Now when I am using http://ftptest.net/ to ...
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3answers
1k views

How does a vsftpd server work and how to configure it?

I was asked to configure a FTP server, based on the vsftpd package. The server is running on a remote machine to which I have a superuser privilege access. Being unfamiliar with the mechanics of FTP ...
0
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2answers
186 views

Bash script for setting up FTP

Is it possible / any recommendations on writing a shell script to automate the process of creating a new user/ftp user: Currently the process: sudo useradd -d /ftp-files/user-a -m user-a sudo ...
3
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1answer
2k views

configuring vsftpd anonymous upload. Creates files but freezes at 0 bytes

vsftpd on ubuntu after sudo apt-get install vsftpd Then did configuration as in the attached /etc/vsftpd.conf file. Anonymous ftp allows cd to the upload directly and allows put myfile.txt which gets ...
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1answer
118 views

Re-route/proxy FTP connections to different VM's depending on username

I have a setup of several virtual LAMP servers. Incoming http requests are routed with virtual domains and mod_proxy in apache2. Now I need to set it up so my different users can access there ...
2
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1answer
4k views

Where should I set a FTP user's home directory?

I want to create an FTP account on my Ubuntu server that amongst other things, runs as a LAN webserver. Should I set the FTP user's home directory to /var/www/, or should I set it differently? I ask ...
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1answer
241 views

vsftpd Hanging up on larger files

Having trouble with a newly setup server's ftp. Basically, I can ftp find with no errors, I have successfully sent over smaller files, but at about 80Kb+ the file won't send. First, any operations ...
3
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1answer
3k views

Connection timeout when trying to SSH

The other day I tried to connect to my remote server via SSH as i always have. But now when I try to connect it just times out after about 60 seconds. I run service ssh start Which tells me that ...
0
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1answer
371 views

Chroot SFTP Users

I have an Ubuntu Server, where several users log in to upload some files. Each user has a home directory, in which I 'd like to be chrooted. e.g. user1 connects with sftp to the server and is ...