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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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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How to get Proftpd to completely hide a directory

Within my ftp tree there is a directory that I don't want to be accessible via anonymous. I am able to hide the directory in question and all the files within the directory. What I have not been ...
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vsftpd: refusing to run with writable root inside chroot

I want to setup a anonymous only ftp server (able to upload files). Here is my config file: listen=YES anonymous_enable=YES anon_root=/var/www/ftp local_enable=YES write_enable=YESr. ...
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Second FTP Server On Subdomain [on hold]

I've my own domain name that I'm trying to set up with two FTP servers. (I have two totally independent FTP servers I want to be able to access.) I set one to run on the standard port, 21, and the ...
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FileZilla Server connection fails when switching to explicit SSL/TLS [duplicate]

I've configured FileZilla server successfully (without SSL/TLS) by port forwarding: -Modem (external ISP address): TCP 21, 990, 50000-50100 -> 10.1.10.10 -Router (external 10.1.10.10): TCP 21, 990, ...
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Need to make all the timestamps on local files match their corresponding ftp hosted file's timestamp

I screwed up and downloaded ~10GB worth of files from my offsite backup location (ftp server) without checking the 'preserve timestamp' option in the client. The PC with the local files is a netbook ...
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Prevent ftp user accessing (viewing) parent directory of their home directory [on hold]

i have a Ubuntu server wtih webmin installed, i have several users can use ftp to access their home directory, but all users can access and viewing and go to / , how can i prevent the ftp user view ...
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How to FTP multiple folders to another server using mput in Unix?

I am logged in on a server (using Putty). from there I'm connecting using FTP to another server. I want to copy several folders from the first server to the second server using mput. Like: ftp> mput ...
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squid and ftp connections

i have a squid proxy server for both, http and ftp connections, i'm trying to use filezilla to open a ftp, but it always fail with an error saying: Status: Connection with proxy established, ...
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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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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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Ubuntu 10.04: OpenVZ Kernel and pure-ftpd issues on HOST (no guest setup yet)

After compiling and installing the OpenVZ flavour of kernel under Ubuntu 10.04, I am unable to browse to certain directories when connecting to the pure-ftpd server. The clients are dropping into ...
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ISPConfig FTP permissions

I am using ISPConfig for a job that I am on and for some reason, one of the sites that is being hosted using ISPConfig does not have proper permissions and I don't know how I would even go about to ...
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FreeBSD client fail to complete data transfer to Serv-U FTP Server [closed]

Using older version of FreeBSD. The client (FreeBSD) can establish connection to our Serv-U FTP server. The complete process worked until we upgrade our FTP server to Windows 2008 OS and newer ...
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FTP hangs on: 150 Opening ASCII mode data connection

I am setting up an FTP server on my Windows 2008 server (R2). Everything appears to be installed correctly but I am having trouble using an FTP Client to login to my FTP server. I can remote desktop ...
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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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Why is my curlftpfs write only?

I have mounted a FTP backup solution to /opt/backup and it seems to be write only (even as root, as shown). # touch foo # ls -l -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 0 Feb 19 16:00 foo # cat foo cat: foo: ...
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IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2 refusing to create PASSIVE MODE FTP connections

I'm attempting to get an FTP client written in perl to transfer files from an IIS 7.5 FTP server using passive mode. I've configured the FTP server as per instructions and have also configured ...
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FTP on Amazon EC2 with Zpanel

I'm trying to configure my server using Amazon EC2. I installed the zPanel and he's working well.. But the ftp isn't working until now. I installed the vsftpd service and configured some things. See ...
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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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Restrict VSFTPD virtual user to respective directory

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 with vsftpd, and trying to limit a FTP user to their respective directory. For this, I am using the following My vsftpd.conf : local_enable=YES write_enable=YES ...
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How to find out, which FTP server is installed? [closed]

How can I find out, whether an FTP server is installed on my (Debian) machine and which one it is?
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How to enable PHP Curl on linux machine using FTP only

I only have access only to php.ini file and I want to be able to add curl extenssion to my linux machine. I don't have access to terminal. I tried adding: extension=curl.so but it doesn't ...
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Ftp freeze when I upload big files

I have setup a backup server with centos 6, and everything is working fine. I am using pure-ftpd for ftp server, and I can upload and download files to server and from. Problem occurs when I try to ...
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ftp batch file invalid login

I am trying to create a simple ftp batch file to upload a handful of files on a regular basis but I cannot seem to get the login right. I can take the same credentials and log in through Filezilla ...
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Qnap NAS FTP server connection timeout when trying to transfer file [migrated]

I just got a new ASUS router and am having trouble with the FTP service on my Qnap NAS, that had previously been working great on the old router. I can connect to the FTP on the internet-facing IP ...
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Updating usernames and passwords for 450 WordPress databases - 450 ftp Accounts and 450 MySQL user

How would you update these in a consistent, reliable manner? I'm new enough to system administration, self taught and still learning but - I have this problem to solve in no specific time and under my ...
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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 ...
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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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Passive FTP Server Port Configuration Troubles Win2003

Win2003 Ports 20 & 21 are open IIS6 - Direct Metabase Edit enabled Configured FTP service passive range to 5500-5550 5500-5550 added to windows firewall iisreset and double checked by ...
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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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vsftp login errors 530 login incorrect

Using Ubuntu 10.04 on an aws ec2 instance. I was happy just using ssh but then a wordpress plugin needs ftp access...I just need ftp access for one site www.sitebuilt.net which is in /home/sitebuil. ...
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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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ftp freezing on upload when sending a large amount of files

I recently switched over to a new server and am coming up against an issue with uploading large amount of files. Our sites has over 15k files and the software i am using required me to upload though ...
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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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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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wget ftp connection failing after PASV command

In attempting to transfer all files from one web server ("source") to another ("destination"), the wget command is connecting via FTP, but cannnot proceed beyond the PASV command. I'm using an SSH ...
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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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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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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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VSFTP configuring Virtual users [closed]

I would like to know what is the best practices or what is the secure way of configuring virtual users via MySQL or Berkeley DB + PAM ???
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Can explicitly ftps via Filezilla but not from code

This was originally posted to StackOverflow, but because the code works and this is most likely a network/firewall issue, I figured I'd ask it here. As the title states, I can connect to another ...
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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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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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FTP Traffic routing through NAT prevents me from logging in

I need to send all FTP traffic to a particular server from a NAT. Server A connects via FTP to an IP which is routed to the NAT and then over a VPN. That traffic then comes back and gets routed from ...
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Windows Server 2008 r2 FTP blocking outside connections

I have a windows server 2008r2 running IIS 7.5. I am trying to setup a FTP-server in IIS but I'm running into some annoying problems. Setting up the server works fine but when I try to connect from a ...
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vsftp error: 500 OOPS: child died

I installed vsftp, and then setup the config file as following: anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES write_enable=YES local_umask=022 chroot_local_user=NO chroot_list_enable=YES ...
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How does one enable FXP in Windows Server 2012 R2 IIS 8.5's FTP?

I have opened 2 threads at Microsoft's places already: ...
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Filezilla FTP slow upload (350KBps) on 1 Gbits fiber? [closed]

I have 1 Gbits down/up fiber, and I run Filezilla FTP server (I'm in Sweden) and a person in the USA needs to download from me. He has 60/8 internet so he should be able to download about 7.5MBsec but ...
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What is a good (commercial) high capacity SFTP Server for Windows?

We are currently using Titan FTP Server, but we have found that it has a memory leak. It also seems to fail two to three times a week during high load periods causing problems for our clients. When ...