File Transfer Protocol is a standard network protocol used to transfer data across one host to another via a TCP-based network

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Can't open data connection for transfer FileZilla(Active Mode)

I am using CMD to connect to my ftp server, actually it uses an application to do so. It worked the 2 days ago but until now it has this problem. I did not change my router settings. 2 days ago my ...
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CentOS 6 VSFTPD via TLS/SSL not always connecting corectly

**I have a consistency problem with my VSFTPD server. I run CentOS 6 with the latest VSFTPD installed via yum. The problem is that I sometimes (say 50/50) get connection errors like... ERROR:> ...
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Increse Pure-FTPd timeout on a Debian server

I need to increse Pure-FTPd timeout on a Debian server. On internet I have found out that I have to edit /etc/pure-ftpd.confby changing the MaxIdleTime. The problem is that I have no ...
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Is my FTP account compromised? [closed]

Today I tried to connect to my ftp account with Cyberduck. There was a popup screen saying that I had an "Unsecured FTP connection" and that "The server supports encrypted connections. Do you want to ...
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Can't access shared space FROM Windows Server 2012 VM without User and Password prompt

I am trying to set up an FTP server on my Windows Server 2012 VM, that would access a network path on my host machine (Windows 8.1 Pro). I can access this network path from a Windows 7 VM without ...
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proFTPD with FTPS (openssl)

Have installed proFTPD from webmin and it works... Then I would like to support FTPS command line apt-get install openssl mkdir /etc/proftpd/ssl cd /etc/proftpd/ssl openssl req -x509 -nodes -days ...
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proFTPD unable to determine IP address

When starting the server this error is returned Starting ftp server: proftpd2014-08-03 18:39:22,045 web-amd-3700-2gb proftpd[22126]: warning: unable to determine IP address of 'web-amd-3700-2gb' ...
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IIS FTP server command MFMT - What versions (if any) support it?

What FTP Service versions of Microsoft Internet Information Services, if any, support the proposed (and now expired?) FTP server command extension MFMT? NOTES The proposed MFMT ("Modify Fact: ...
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proftpd does not support upload of file bigger than 2Kb

Just installed Webmin on Ubuntu Server with proftpd and now I can connect to the server and login with my ftp user name and password, but when I try to transfer a file, small files get uploaded ...
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Create home directory from skeleton upon FTP first login

Using pure-ftpd and its -j switch, it is possible to have the user's home directory created upon his first login: -j: If the home directory of a user doesn't exist, automatically create it. The ...
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How to know source location of file been copied

We have dedicated server at Rackspace.com. And website is running fine too. But, issue is that a file is been automatically getting replaced in this website from somewhere. And this source location ...
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FTP uploads have incorrect permissions when using vsftpd

I recently set up an FTP site using VSFTPD on Debian, and am running into an issue with uploaded directories not being able to be accessed. Files are okay but when I try to upload a directory or ...
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Configure range of virtual user names with same password

I would appreciate if there is anybody who can advise me if the following FTP configuration is possible. I need range of read-only users that follow this pattern: (_[0-9]{15}) e.g., ...
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Perl FTP script fails from crontab, works from cmd

We have a Perl script we've been using (launched from crontab) for several years to upload images using Net::FTP. Recently we began to notice problems where the images were not uploading and errors ...
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VSFTPD how chroot not chrooted users in /home?

I need to chroot all local users to their home directories, but one user should have access to all user directories. If I put admin_user in chroot_list_file he has access for whole file system. I want ...
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CentOS - Allow FTP access through IPtables

Sorry guys for the stupid question, but I can't open my FTP (ProFTPd) from browser on CentOS 6.5. When I stop IPtables I don't have problem, but when is running I have. Port 21 is open, port 20 is ...
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Ubuntu ProFTP delete partially uploaded file after connection fail on client side

I install ProFTP from apt on fresh ubuntu 14.04 (OpenSSH+LAMP) with mod-sql for user login. I set ftp folder for each user from config in sql table. And allow user to resume upload file by set ...
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FTP, SSH and other access not reliable on home server

I am trying to understand why my connections to my server via ssh or ftp are spotty and will sometimes disconnect. The website itself that is currently running on the server has no issues whatsoever. ...
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Access to multiple FTP servers through a firewall

I have 4 web servers for different tasks, behind a firewall. I have a single public IP and I want to connect to my servers with FTP with this IP. I tried to use a different port but no results. So my ...
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How do you setup multiple instances of vsftpd to run on different listen ports?

I need to setup 2 different instances of vsftpd. Which will listen on 2 different ports such that one instance listens on the default port 21 and the other can listen on another port 1123. Please ...
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How to zip lots of folders into three+ independent zip files? [closed]

I have a massive amount of folders, and I want to zip/gzip/(what ever) them into 3 or more independent files. So for example, let's say I have this directories on my server: /dir1 /dir2 /dir3 /dir4 ...
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Anonymous User Can't Delete file from ftp

I've created a new directory in /var/ftp with the name uploads the owner and group of this directory is ftp the permissions are set to 777. Content of my vsftpd.conf file anonymous_enable=YES ...
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Source and destination ports for passive FTP

I am having trouble figuring out the source and destination ports to put in port forwarding rule to allow an external FTP client to connect to vsftpd file server on the green network. I am working on ...
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How to backup large directory from linux server to windows machine

Up until now ive been using FTP to connect to the server and copy the files to my local machine but the directory has grown 3gb in the past few weeks and it usually takes 40mins to copy 100mb so FTP ...
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Incoming FTP transfer not showing in lsof when using specific FTP client

I've got a script that continuously monitors an FTP dropbox directory and processes new files when they come in. The script runs lsof on each file before it tries to process it to determine if the ...
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Dual-Stack Lite and FTP connection via IPv4 - How?

my original question: FTP client/server failing on switching to PASV mode Based on that, I would like to know if/how I can open a FTP connection from a computer that is inside a ISP's network that ...
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VSFTPD And Directory Error

I have installed VSFTPD on CentOS, and have the set local_umask=002 and file_open_mode=0755. However, whenever I add a directory using an FTP client - the directory has the permissions: d-wxrw-rw-. I ...
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FTP client/server failing on switching to PASV mode

Update The ISP said that they recently added the area where this computer is located to their IPv6 network. Coincidentally, ever since the day they added that area to their IPv6 network, no FTP ...
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How to sync SVN repository with a remote FTP filesystem

I configured a Centos server locally(in-office) which contains a SVN repository with a project. Many developers are working on this repository and making changes. Also I have a remote server which ...
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FTP via vsftpd not working on Amazon EC2 Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to get FTP access to my EC2 instance. I've run through a few guides and still nothing is allowing me to gain access over port 21. I've opened ports 20, 21, 22, 80, 1024-1028, 50000 - 51000 ...
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Windows Server 2003 Outbound ftp Very Slow with Windows Firewall enabled

From Windows Server 2003, I'm uploading a file (~50MB) every day at 4:00am to my hosting space in the cloud. I'm doing it by calling "ftp -s:" in a batch file that a Scheduled Task runs. I did what ...
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SSH Works fine but i cant connect to SFTP [closed]

I am facing strange issue, I am using Centos6. I can connect to ssh but i am unable to connect to SFTP. now the strange part is, if i restart server, SFTP starts working again for few mins, and then ...
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Pure-ftpd 0 bytes Upload

hopefully someone will be able to shed some light on this one. We currently have a Pure-ftpd service installed on a RHEL6.5 server accepting connection from a client who drops files ever X hours. ...
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ProFTPd: How to prevent multiple downloads of same file by same user

I regularly notice that users who download files from our ProFTPd server actually start multiple downloads of the same file. Since the files are usually several Gigabytes and our upload bandwidth is ...
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FTP to multiple servers using one domain without load balancing

So i'm looking into how to allow users to FTP into different servers just through one domain such as ftp.mysite.com. Each of the servers will be unique in a manner of speaking, running their own ...
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FTP server suddenly down

Suddenly I can not use anymore my FTP server and I get via ssh the following kernel report. I'm running on Debian 7.0 with ISPconfig3 kernel:[801112.466009] nf_ct_ftp: dropping packetIN= OUT=venet0 ...
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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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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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Passive FTP from EC2 Linux Instance stopped working

I need to pull files from a vendor's ftp server The code (php) works fine in my local ubuntu instance and also from my Mac. It was working fine in AWS (and still does when connecting to a different ...
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ProFTPd mod_sftp mod_sftp_sql

I am working on Ubuntu 12.04 I have setup a ProFTPd service with SSL/TLS, virtual users stored in a MySQL database and quota (mod_tls, mod_sql, mod_sql_mysql, mod_quotatab, mod_quotatab_sql). It works ...
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Put command times out, but I can access to the server [duplicate]

I'm trying to connect to a FTP to upload a file from a cent os box. I can access to the server, but the connection times out whenever I try to upload with 'put' command. I can upload a file without a ...
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Ports used by vsftpd on CentOS 6.5 [duplicate]

I am working on setting up an FTP server (vsftpd) for a device to connect to over the internet and I am having trouble with it working. I have narrowed the problem down to the firewall on my CentOS ...
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vsftpd - “553 could not create file”

I'm having issue with my vsftpd. here is my info: # cat /etc/redhat-release Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 7.0 (Maipo) # uname -a Linux ip-10-150-53-42.ec2.internal 3.10.0-123.el7.x86_64 ...
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FTP automated user password maintenance

We have a need to automate a FTPS transfer using named accounts which require periodic password resets. Due to another party having control over the accounts, we cannot change them to service accounts ...
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Setting Permissions in Windows Azure Website

Windows Azure has its own set of permissions. How can I change it? Because I'm using a php website, and I want to delete a file from the folder deployed in my website directory, but I got permission ...
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Mirroring HTTP with LFTP limited session connectivity… is there a faster way?

Limited HTTP connections (3 to be precise). Currently a website is only allowing several connections. The site allows directory listing. But fetching these files using LFTP and multiple threads seems ...
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Use inotifywait and lftp to synchronize servers

I have two servers: Server A (CentOS), where people can upload files to (upload root is /files) Server B (Win 2008), with FileZilla FTP Server (FTP root is C:\content) I want that whenever a file ...
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ProFTPD TLS - Can't login whit another domain (500 auth not understood)

i have installed ProFTPD with TLS support for a secured FTP. I have multiple Domains and i can't login with another domain as my main-domain. I have used proftpd whitout TLS in de past time and there, ...
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Error 426 Failure reading network stream, 'ftp_put' uploads files incompletely, works fine when restarting the server

Having an issue with ftp_put, 'ftp_put' returns false and files are only transferred incompletely. The error returned is 426 Failure reading network stream. Restart of the server is fixing the issue ...
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FTP 550: Permission Denied

I suddenly get the error 550: Permission Denied in Filezilla when I try to create a new directory. A few days ago I changed some settings on the server regarding ssl and imap settings, but I don't ...