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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how do you upload a file to an ftp server via an ftp proxy using curl, wget etc… . how do we replicate the same using python

I have to upload files to ftp server via ftp proxy. Heard that curl doesnt have specific support for ftp proxy but it can be done via setting -u string. Can someone help me in this ?
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vsftpd - PAM - MySQL and pam_mkhomedir to create directories

I've been successfully using vsftpd with virtual users connecting with PAM to my mysql DB. Now I'd like to automate creation of user directories with successful vsftpd connection. Here is ...
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How many data channel ports do I need for an FTPS server running behind NAT?

As the title states, I currently have an ftp server accessible via ftp or ftps (explicit) running NATed behind a router. The server is running Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS 8.0 (I believe that is ...
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What is the syntax of lftp's mirror -x (exclude) option?

I want to mirror a directory using lftp but I want to exclude certain subdirectories. I tried mirror -R -e -x ^\.svn$ /documents/ /test and mirror -R -e -x /^\.svn$/ /documents/ /test but neither ...
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What are the file name limitations in an FTP path?

What characters are allowed and what is the maximum length of a filename in an FTP path? And can the rules be different between the various FTP servers? Any other limitations?
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Filezilla downloads failing for specific range of filesize?

I've been working with Filezilla at my work for a while now without any major issues, except this one. Conditions: Some issue causes file downloads to fail, since I have Filezilla set to ...
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proftpd ignores HideGroup

I have an interesting problem when hosting a proftpd on a SL6 x86_64. When I compile from source, proftpd executable ignores the HideGroup feature. However, when I install an older version from epel ...
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Passive FTP on Windows Server 2008 R2 using the IIS7 FTP-Server

Hello serverFault-community! During the last few days I have been setting up a Windows Server 2008 R2 in a VMware. I installed the standard FTP-Server on it by using the Webserver (IIS)-role. ...
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Allow vsftpd user to upload only to a single directory

I need to allow broad anonymous download access via vsftpd, but restrict uploads to only a single path. Is there any way to do this is other than with the filesystem permissions? There are two main ...
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How can I capture output from LFTP? (Output not written to STDOUT or STDERR?)

I would like get access to progress information from lftp. Currently, I'm using curl like so: curl http://example.com/file -o file -L 2> download.log This writes curl's progress information to ...
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What is the best way to remove duplicate files on web hosting's FTP server?

For some reason(Happened before I started working on this project)- my client's website has 2 duplicates of every single file. Effectively tripling the size of the site. The files look much like ...
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A hacker changed my hosting password [on hold]

Im developing my own website from a template i bought from HTML5UP, my web is still under constructon, but it is uploaded to my server for testing. First suspicios things happend just after i bought ...
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How to mount an FTP folder to a drive letter in windows using command prompt in windows7/8/10? [on hold]

I would like to mount some different ftp folders (from different FTP server too) to drive letters in windows 7/8/10 by using command prompt. Can you help please?
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vsftpd with pam_winbind.so

I'm trying to setup vsftpd to use logins from our domain. I want the ftp users to be able to login using their active directory username/password and have be able to have full access to ...
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Remove old folders scheduly [on hold]

in order, I want to remove old folders via timestamp in ftp, found this script #!/bin/bash # Shell script to remove whole (nuke) ftp directory structure # See url for more info: # ...
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proftpd, dynamic IP, and filezilla: port troubles

The basic setup: Two computers, one running proftpd, one attempting to connect via filezilla. Both linux (xubuntu on the server, kubuntu on the client). Both are at the moment behind a router on a ...
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How to configure ProFTPD to provide a different anonymous FTP for each domain?

I'm trying to configure ProFTPD to match the following situation: Multiple domains on a single IP address. Each domain should have it's own anonymous FTP directory. Everything runs on Ubuntu ...
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Combining RoboCopy with FtpUse

Our clients need to transfer specified files from their network to ours through FTP. The transfer must be invoked automatically whenever one of the specified files changes. For this purpose, RoboCopy ...
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IIS 6.0 FTP Folder Permissions

I have a IIS FTP website setup like this \ftp\users\domain\public\public Software that runs on clients computers logs into the FTP server by specifying domain\public and moving to public, it then ...
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Domain Url work but Post-Url 'not found' Ubuntu 14.04

I just installed Apache, MySQL, PHP, and phpMyAdmin in aws-EC2 virtual server. I've configured everything else. I also successfully installed a web script and my site is online. but when I visit my ...
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Synchronize server directory with local directory FileZilla?

I have uploaded a website online and had to make some hotfixes directly on the server directories, but now there is a discrepancy between my local directory and the server directory. I tried to ...
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How to resolve IP address by host/alias name? [on hold]

i have shell scripts in my redhat server written by previous administrator, which downloads some files from external FTP servers. lftp -c 'open -e "repeat 10 source getfiles.script" host1' > ...
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cannot connect to MS FTP 7.5 on Windows 2008 on Amazon EC2 instance

I have just installed the MS FTP 7.5 upgrade on my Windows 2008 Server (Service Pack 2) running on an Amazon EC2 instance. In the FTP Firewall Support settings for the server in IIS Manager I have ...
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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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ProFTPD pub key authentication, still asks for password

I've set up mod_sftp with ProFTPD, and for some reason it still prompts me for a password when I connect. This is my conf.d/myserver file: SFTPEngine on SFTPLog /var/log/sftp.log Port 7770 ...
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Mount FTP folder on Synology (not CIFS)

I am trying to mount folder using the FTP protocol on my Synology. What I managed to do so far is to use the option mount remote folder of the file station, but you can only mount folders with CIFS ...
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Using wget to recursively download whole FTP directories

I want to copy all of the files and folders from one host to another. The files on the old host sit at /var/www/html and I only have FTP access to that server, and I can't TAR all the files. Regular ...
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VSFTPD - FTP over TLS - Upload stops after exactly 82k?

I installed a VSFTP daemon on a CentOS server, using a RSA certificate for logging in using explicit TLS. Now, I cannot upload more than 82k. With files under that limit, there is no problem. The FTP ...
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pure-ftpd debian, can't get www-data user working

I'm trying to add FTP access to the Apache web files, in the past I have done this with an ftpuser and group arrangement. This time I would like to make it possible to login directly as www-data (the ...
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How to change FTP home directory in Centos 6 [closed]

I have created one Linux centOS 6 instance in Amazon EC2 and installed cPanel on it and started running my websites there . The issue i face was when i try to FTP to the instance with following config ...
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How to avoid lftp Certificate verification error?

I'm trying to get my Pelican blog working. It uses lftp to transfer the actual blog to ones server, but I always get an error: mirror: Fatal error: Certificate verification: subjectAltName does not ...
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FileZilla FTP Server permissions

I would like to install/configure a FTP server on my Windows Server 2012 R2 to grant access to my clients to browse their site files. I have used FileZilla for this purpose earlier. This time I would ...
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Proftpd user permissions issue

I just installe proftpd on Ubuntu 15.04 and it works fine i made a permission setting for my ftp user called "ftp" there has the dir "/home/ftp/" but i have a problem because i have a folder inside my ...
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FileZilla Server Configuration Problems

I've set-up FileZilla server a Windows 2008 Machine, I then created the user, password and added a share folder which I set to Home Directory. I then connect to the server from the client computer ...
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Show all virtual users existing with pure-ftpd [on hold]

I need to list all virtual users in pure-ftpd (also with wildcard) using cPanel. For example: pure-pw show 'user@*' Result: user@domain.it user@domain.com user@domain.fr ... How can I do ...
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how to backup/sync and zipped ftp content to local drive (unix)

I know we can use the lftp command with "repeat mirror" flag but the files mirrored are not zipped so it will require huge local storage, what is the workaround/alternative? cheers
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Proftpd TLSRequired resulting in “550 SSL/TLS required on the data channel” error

When setting TLSRequired to on instead of off in my proftp tls.conf, I always get a 550 SSL/TLS required on the data channel error when trying to connect. I tried it out with both filezilla and ...
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SOLVED: cannot get directory list via ftp using windows 2012 r2, iis-8

[SOLVED: After the comments below this post, I found a olution: Maybe because of cache, the server did not get it right when I changed the data port range. In IIS all looked fine, but in Wireshark you ...
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configuring the right permissions for WordPress and vsftpd on Debian

I have LEMP stack configured on my Debian server and my WordPress directory is /usr/share/nginx/www/www.mysite.com. The user and the group of this directory is www-data:www-data. Everything is going ...
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vsftpd access with write permissions

I have a problem with vsftpd. I've installed it on Debain7. When I try to login to the server with login/password: ftp://x.x.x.x I see a message about error. Permissions on folder is 750. But when I ...
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500 OOPS: SSL: cannot load RSA private key vsftpd

I'm configuring vsfptd on debian 7.3, I'm trying to use ssl. I generate the certficates using this command: openssl req -x509 -nodes -days 1925 -newkey rsa:2048 -keyout ...
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iptables 1.4 and passive FTP on custom port

after the upgrade from debian squeeze to wheezy I've got a problem with passive FTP connection. I could narrow it to be iptables related, as I could connect via FTP w/o problems after adding my IP to ...
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How to grep directly to ftp?

What is wrong with this syntax? How to write output directly on remote ftp because lack of space on HDD? This command is working but there is no HDD space to get the full result: find /somedir/ ...
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Ubuntu Iptables FTP passive mode

I have a problem when trying to define iptables rules in my ubuntu server. I reject all connections and allow some like FTP. The problem is that in passive mode I can connect but I cannot list ...
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Centos set default ftp directory for a user

I am setting up accounts for people to connect to the server through ssh and SFTP. When I test the login, it goes straight to the "/" directory, and I do not want that to happen. I want to make it so ...
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VSFTPD Cannot change directory, cannot figure out why on ubuntu

I cannot connect to my vsftpd instance. I get the following error 500 OOPS: cannot change directory:/var/www/[...] I'm running Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS This is my vsftpd config file listen=YES ...
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IIS 7.5 FTP Virtual Directory with Shared Configuration

I have an Clustered IIS FTP service using the methods outlined here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/974603 When adding a new virtual directory, it is not available in the FTP site unless I failover ...
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Windows Server 2012 R2 FTP folders do not refresh data automatically

I have set up a new IIS FTP Service in our local subnet and added 40 user accounts. Everything works successfully except one thing: whatever is written by the server inside a user's folder, does not ...
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Login failed when using “lftp” with correct credentials

I am trying to use lftp to mirror the public_html folder from an old server to a newer one, with the syntax: lftp -u olduser,oldpassword -e 'mirror /home/olduser/public_html ...
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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 ...