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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Do the SSH or FTP protocols tell the server to which domain I am trying to connect?

When using the ssh or ftp commands from the Bash shell, does the server that I am connecting to learn of the domain name used? I understand that the domain name is locally translated into an IP ...
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How to add new virtual users to an existing VSFTPD virtual user database in DB4 format?

I have setup and configured a VSFTPD server on a Ubuntu 14.04 server that is working as intended. For authentication, I setup virtual users via a PAM passwd file in DB4 format using methodology ...
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How to setup IIS 8.5 FTP server to only listen to one IP address?

All the FTP sites I defined in IIS are bound to 192.16.9.3:21 & 192.16.9.3:990, yet when I do a netstat the following is what I get: C:\>netstat -a -n -o Active Connections Proto Local ...
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What part of the reboot cycle in Linux is WinSCP detecting as FTP port 21 being available?

When I rebooted one of my boxes running Ubuntu Server LTS 14.04.1 today, I received a strange message from WinSCP during the automated reconnect attempt that I've never seen before: ...
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FTP error when doing file transfer

I'm running vsftpd version 3.0.2 over FTPeS, and I'm having a bit of trouble with file transfers. It seems to work fine when I'm on the LAN, but not from an external IP address. I have the control ...
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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 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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proftpd initial directory for each user

After successfully setting up proftpd server, i want to add initial directory for each users, i have 2 user, webadmin that can access all folder and upload that can only access upload folder ... # ...
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Allow user access to FTP account folder based on his current (static) IP

I have an FTP account for a folder (shared hosting on Linux (CentOS) with cPanel) which is accessed through FileZilla (could be a different FTP App) on a PC using Windows 8.1 OS. I would like to give ...
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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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Centos 6.3 vsftp unable to upload file to apache webserver

I am new to Centos, I did work with Sun Solaris and upload files to Apache web server before. I create an end user account and manage to ftp using command prompt to the server, error message is '226 ...
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vsftpd disregards changes to config file

I have vsftpd version 3.0.2 installed on an up-to-date Arch Linux system. I can access and use the server successfully over my local network, but it does not work over the Internet: After logging in, ...
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Auto upload to FTP server

I have two users local to an office that need to scan documents then have them automatically upload to their remote Terminal Server. I can set the scanning software to save the files to a certain ...
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CentOS - You must give (non-root) uid and gid

I'm trying to add users to ftp using pure-ftp I used the following command: pure-pw useradd test-user -u ftpgroup -d /path/to/my/dir And I get the following error: You must give (non-root) uid and ...
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Enable non root user to upload/download onto website directory

I have a website in my VPS. I install Debian 7 on that VPS. My http document is located in directory /var/www/example.com I installed Nginx on that server and directory /var/www/example.com is owned ...
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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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How do I delete a remote file using NCFTP (Windows client)?

With ncftpput.exe how do I delete a remote file once logged in? I have tried using the -W option to send a Raw FTP command but cannot get it to work. Has anyone got a working example? Have tried ...
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amazon web services ec2 ftp filezilla

I am trying to make vsftpd to work with the centos 7 ami from centos. After installing vsftpd I edited the config file and made these changes: anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES write_enable=YES # ...
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FTP / directory accessible from filezilla

I have windows server 2008 r2 on which I have hosted ftp site named "emagappftp" (path: c:\inetpub\ftproot) and under ftp site I have created one virtual directory as zodiacftp and have created same ...
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mput can't create files using VSFTPD, but put can [closed]

I am running VSFTPD on ubuntu in AWS. I am able to upload files using the put command like this: ftp -p ipaddress user password put /home/ubuntu/directory/file.txt file.txt 227 Entering Passive Mode ...
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FTP Connection Issues [closed]

This is a reposting of my question on the CentOS Forums here a I am feeling quite in over my head here and StackExchange has been good to me in the past. I am having some trouble connecting to my ...
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Using ppp0 via VPN for everything but ftp [migrated]

I have an ubuntu server I use to wget certain files from the internet via a VPN. I have set the VPN up using PPP0 and currently adjust the route like this: sudo route add default ppp0 Everything ...
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The apache2 server only work under tcp6 for ftp, how to make it work tcp4?

I use apache 2.4.7 on ubuntu. I already added proxy and proxy_ftp module. The ftp site configuration is: <VirtualHost *:21> RewriteEngine On ServerName ftp.mydomain.com ProxyPass / ...
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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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How to find timestamp of file on FTP server

I need to find the latest created file in a FTP folder. However the FTP server is not returning full timestamps for files with the LIST command (missing the year): drwxr-xr-x 2 owner group ...
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lftp, setting for ignoring time-stamp?

I am using lftp for mirroring the files on a server to a PC. The problem for me is that as I put a batch of files on the PC that are exactly the same as the ones on the server, the mirroring starts of ...
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ProFTPd Is Not Working Correctly With FTPES

I am running a VPS with Ubuntu 14.10. I have configured ProFTPd according to multiple tutorials, opened the ports in my iptables, and have tried a few other things. These are what the configs look ...
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FTP errors due to extra slash in home path [closed]

We started recently getting errors with one provider due to an extra slash in the home path: /home/userdir//public_html (Yes, the provider is cPanel based server unfortunately) While FTP desktop ...
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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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vsftpd freezes after failed pam_script authentication

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 server with vsftpd and pam_script installed using apt-get. I've configured vsftpd to use pam_script for virtual user authentication and my /etc/pam.d/vsftpd file looks like ...
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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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lftp mirror files from a directory tree into single directory

I am looking for a way using lftp to mirror files from a remote location that are in a constant directory structure based on date into a single local directory. In wget this is done with --cut-dirs=, ...
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VSFTP not working over VPN

I've had a FTP service running for some time using vsftp, working with passive mode with no problems. I've recently set up a VPN using openvpn, as far as I know I've configured everything correctly. ...
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Is IIS SFTP natively supported by Windows Server 2012 R2?

Does Windows Server 2012 R2 have native SFTP support? I see a role FTP Server but it doesn't say whether this includes SFTP.
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Transferring files from ftp to local system

I want to copy a file from FTP and paste it to my local system. I want to run this through a batch file. I am trying this for a week. But I couldn't find the solution. Anyone help me please.... This ...
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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 file locking - randomly

This has only recently started happening - I can't work out why. I'm using FileZilla (latest version) to FTP files up to a Windows 2008 R2 server on IIS7.5. Every 10th (but not always every 10th) ...
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ProFTPd won't allow me to log in after password change

I've changed a password for one of my users (using passwd username), and now ProFTPd won't allow that user to log in. Other users can still log in as normal. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS The error ...
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Inconsistent speed with simultaneous FTP downloads from same server

I have a hosted VPS running CentOS and PureFTPd. When I try to download from multiple FTP accounts on the server simultaneously, I get wildly different speeds for each of the FTP connections: some are ...
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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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Linux software for monitoring folder changes over FTP?

I have a linux box (Debian) which is up 24/7. I'd like to set it up in such a way, that once a day it connects to a specific FTP server and checks if any files have changed since the last check. If ...
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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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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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FTP on Windows 2008 r2 on Google Compute Engine

I'm having difficulty setting up FTP to my new Windows 2008 R2 Server on the Google Compute Engine. I've tried to follow the basic steps but I need deeper help with more of a step by step approach ...
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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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Vsftpd with sqlite3 as PAM [migrated]

Long Version I have a vsftpd server setup on my Raspberry Pi (running "Raspbian GNU/Linux 7" a flavour of Debian Wheezy). I would like to setup accounts using PAM. If possible I would use sqlite3 ...
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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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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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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 ...