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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Allow SFTP but disallow SSH?

I'm starting a very little hosting company for a few friends and little clients, nothing big. I want to give my "clients" the right to manage their files on the server. I hate FTP as it is not secure ...
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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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HAproxy for load balancing FTP servers

I have successfully set up a load balancing environment using HAProxy and 2 FTP servers running vsftpd. This is what the setup looks so far: Proxy: ftp00 | 192.168.2.135 Node01: ftp01 | ...
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How should I set up an awesome Static HTML Server?

Background I'm trying to setup a linux server (Ubuntu, open to suggestions) over ssh and I keep running into walls, Googling, moving a bit forward, and then running into another wall, then running ...
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Azure, Log4Net log file, FTP transfer, Response: 550

I have an ASP.NET MVC website on Azure using log4net file appender. I cannot download the log files with FileZilla because of the following error: Response: 550 The process cannot access the file ...
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550 error after setting permissions on folder

I'm running a Centos6 VPS with Plesk 11. I am unable to access a folder using FTP after changing the permissions to 666 using chmod. I can create the folder using SSH and can then enter the folder by ...
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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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Can I configure VSFTPD to listen only to localhost?

I have a legacy app that needs FTP and cannot do SFTP. My solution is: put an FTP server in place using VSFTPD configure the firewall to accept port 21 connections only from localhost Set up an SSH ...
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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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Redirect anonymous ftp login to a certain folder? [on hold]

How do i set anonymous ftp logins to a certain folder and restrict access if neccessary? (E.g. all anonymous connections are sent to /ftp directory)
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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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vsFTPd - not all connection succed - timeout (Centos)

I'm using Notepad++ ftp plugin to modify files on my server. Every x uploads (like 10 or 20 - its random) my upload starts and does not finish. My FTP server says Timeout. I changed vsFTPd logging ...
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Issue with port range of passive FTPS using VSFTPD

First of all, I am aware that there are many similar questions to this one out there, however the common solution to those problems is the source of my problem; therefore I am asking my own question. ...
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filezilla ftp file server not working with microsoft azure

I have installed Filezilla FTP on (Windows 2012 R2 server). When I try to connect FTP through my local IP (ftp://localhost) it asks for login credentials. Once I enter credentials it connects ...
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How to resolve FTP Error “Failed to retrieve directory listing” for Administrator account in IIS 7.5

Using my administrator account, I FTP connected to my IIS 7.5 FTP Site with FileZilla. I was able to successfully upload a file, but I keep getting a "Failed to retrieve directory listing" in ...
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FTP Theory - Manage firewall on the client's side

scenario: 1 server ftp which works with passive mode (range of enabled and reserved ports from 5000 to 6000) 1 client ftp which tries to connect to server ftp above with passive mode. should client ...
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can't access with FTP using terminal

I was wondering why I can't connect through Terminal to my FTP server. It perfectly works through filezilla, output from terminal is 220---------- Welcome to Pure-FTPd [privsep] [TLS] ---------- ...
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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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Am I at risk by leaving a test FTP account available on the server?

I have two Filezilla server instances on different WAN connections, both mapping to the same /test directory on the file server. To validate that clients have connectivity I have a read/list only ...
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How to add user with SFTP/ FTP access to '/var/www/html/website_abc' folder on Amazon EC2 Centos?

Possible Duplicate: Linux directory permissions I'm working with some third-party developers and I would like to grant SFTP (or FTP) access to the root folder for a website they're working ...
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Automatically run a script on an uploaded FTP file

Is there a way to run a script over a file that has been uploaded on an FTP server. I am running ProFTP on the server and would like to process the uploaded files immediately after they are ...
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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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iptables: DNAT configuration FTP service

Hi have a FTP server behind a firewall and have problemi with DNAT configuration, internal server have ip 192.168.4.110: iptables -P INPUT ACCEPT iptables -P FORWARD ACCEPT iptables -P OUTPUT ACCEPT ...
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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 don't work fine in passive mode in LXC container

I'm beginner in Docker, I have a vsftpd in a Debian and for passive mode I configured in vsftpd: pasv_enable=YES pasv_min_port=65000 pasv_max_port=65000 pasv_address=192.168.1.31 and I show with ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 file transfer hangs and times out

I have an issue with file upload via FTP. I can successfuly list the directories, but when I try to upload a file, let's say ".htaccess", it hangs for about 20 seconds on STOR .htacess, and then ...
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Disable FTP upload overwrite on server

I have created 1 ftp server for local and external use with live ip. Now I want to configure permission in such a way that user can upload and download files from my share but when they retry to ...
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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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Server sent passive reply with unroutable address when connecting to FTP site with FileZilla

I get the error "Server sent passive reply with unroutable address. Using server address instead." when connecting to a FTP site (not SFTP). I have connected to this site many times, however ...
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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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Error while trying to start vsftpd server

I installed ftp server vsftpd in my fedora 16 machine. It worked fine until this morning. Suddenly, this morning, when i entered command to restart vsftpd it shows following error [root@localhost ...
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GnuTLS error -15: An unexpected TLS packet was received

I have been trying to set up VSFTPd on my CentOS 7 machine, and I have been running into an issue when connecting through FileZilla. I keep receiving error -15 regarding the TLS packet. The following ...
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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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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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FTP errors due to extra slash in home path

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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Creating FTP User who doesn't get 403 on created folders/files - Ubuntu [migrated]

I've got an Ubuntu 14.04 server running apache2 If I SSH in, I can create a directory and files in /var/www/html and they are served appropriately. If I FTP in with a user I setup (whose 'home' I ...
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IIS 7.5 FTP and Virtual Directory

Software - Windows 2003 R2 - IIS 7.5 using FTP FileZilla (Protocol=FTP; Encryption=Require explicit FTP over TLS; Logon Type:=Normal; UserName=****; Passwword=****** Currently there are 3 virtual ...
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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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AWS RDS Nightly Staging Database

I am trying to determine if it is possible to configure the RDS service in AWS to do the following, but have not had much luck with my Google searches. When it does its instance backup, have it ...
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Windows Server 2008 - Calling FTP from .CMD - Pass a parameter to an FTP file?

I am calling the following from a .cmd file: ftp -d -s:D:\backup\web-daily.txt The web-daily.txt file is an ftp input file with similar contents to this: open <server> <login> ...
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FTP Error 530, User cannot log in, home directory inaccessible

I've been tasked with setting up an FTP directory for a client of ours. I'm working from a Windows 2008 Server with IIS 7 installed. To create the FTP user directory I've followed this eHow tutorial. ...