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The ProFTPD server is a configurable GNU GPL-licensed FTP server software for Linux and Unix based operating systems.

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FTP Connection Issues

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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yum install proftpd error

I used proftpd for years on this year. but I got an error when I update proftpd today. I am using CentOS 5.11. [root@server11 yum.repos.d]# yum install proftpd Dependencies Resolved ...
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Installed ProFTP on Ubuntu and it is running but cannot login

I just spun up a new server on Digital Ocean that I plan to use for Backup files....my client has a website on a Share Hosting server running wordpress and I cannot get them to let me migrate to a ...
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Protect or firewall proftpd server

just started using with Debian 6 so forgive if this is too lame. I have installed and configed proftpd service and it works alright but now I would like to give him an extra layer of protection. ...
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SSH keygen error (setting up a SFTP server)

I was following this tutorial, but a problem occurred and I couldn't find any help while googling it. Whenever I ran the command sudo ssh-keygen -e -f ~username/.ssh/authorized_keys | sudo tee ...
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Jailing user in a custom directory upon login

I have 3 users in my system: user1 user2 user3 I have installed proftpd on ubuntu 14.04. Using DefaultRoot directive i can jail users in a specific directory, e.g. /home/%u/test But what if i ...
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VPS with no X server - need a remote WWW GUI to manage FTP accounts remotely [closed]

I have a Linux VPS server with no graphic interface, and I do not want one. I need a way to manage the FTP accounts via graphical interface using the browser, remotely. One solution can be to ...
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Installing FTP on CentOS 7

I tried to install both proftpd(manually) and vsftpd(via yum) and I still can't get what I want. I want to allow users to get access to their home folders. It's a typical aim. Both servers was ...
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ProFTPD - User can't create directory when in a chroot jail

I've got a CentOS release 6.5 with Webmin and configured ProFTPd 1.34. I've put my users in a chroot jail. When they logon they are chrooted to their own home directory. But there is a problem when ...
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FTP Connection Suddenly hanging on 'waiting for welcome message'

We've had our FTP server (Proftpd) running on Ubuntu Server 12.04 for over 12 months now with no connection issues. In the last few days there have been issues with slow connections to the server, ...
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Limit FTP access to only one file

I plan to test out a new developer for our team and I'd like to grant him access to FTP, so he can work and test out things directly. However, it's a complex system he got to work on, with many files, ...
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ProFtpd with ssl and jailed users that cannot login to bash

I've followed several instruction pages and tutorials about configuring ProFtpd on Ubuntu (12.04) and they all give me "one thing works while other don't" solutions. Goal is to utilize SFTP protocol ...
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ProFTPd login only works in debug mode

I have a strange problem , I use mod_auth_unix in ProFTPd, when I try to connect I get the 530 Login incorrect error, even though my credentials are correct. When I switch to debug mode using the ...
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Is port 21 active?

I have recently installed sftp (secure shell ftp) into proftpd. Knowing that the default port for sftp is 22, I have also changed the port value from 23 to 22 in /etc/proftpd.sftp.conf. So I expect it ...
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How to improve the speed of FTP directory listing with proftpd on Debian 7.5?

I install proftpd on a VPS running Debian 7.5 hosted on Linode.com. The server location is in California (US) while I am remoting from Singapore. The server is on SSD and I am using ADSL 100Mbs ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Can't connect to remote server. Socket error = #2000

I don't know what went wrong, but I get a Timeout after logging in to the proftpd server. STATUS:> [12.05.2014 16:30:24] Getting listing ""... STATUS:> [12.05.2014 16:30:24] Resolving ...
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Create ftp user next to DirectAdmin users

For my server which uses DirectAdmin I would like to create an ftp user which can access every directory in /home/ . I don't need to know how to do this, I know how to jail. The problem I am facing is ...
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proftpd gives 'login incorrect' error

I have had proftpd installed for a while now but since today I can not sign into the ftp server. I keep getting the error 530 login incorrect. I restarted proftpd in debug mode and got the below ...
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ProFTPd server behind firewall returns internal IP address

I have 2 servers, one as gateway/router, the other one as server. I use iptables to port forward the following ports: 21, 20, 65500-65600. When I connect with Filezilla or Total Commander, the ftp ...
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ProFTPd unable to seteuid

i'm trying to figure out this problem: 2014-04-07 14:00:58,628 srv proftpd[10143] srv (pfsense.localdomain[192.168.0.1]): FTP session opened. 2014-04-07 14:01:13,779 srv proftpd[10091] srv ...
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My virtual users can't Chroot()

I'm configuring a Proftp server in a Fedora 20 Linux server. All my real users are loging in perfectly but not the case with the virtual users. Virtaul users are in the SQL table and mod_sql.c is ...
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Installing StartSSL certificate in ProFTPD

I am currently experiencing some trouble installing a StartSSL certificate in ProFTPD. These are the files I have: cert.pem - certificate file cert.key - ...
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Installing proftpd - dependency issues (libcrypto.so and libssl.so.10) [duplicate]

I'm trying to install proftpd (for usage with zpanel if that's relevant), but I can't get passed these dependencies issues. I've tried to add a bunch of different packages/repos for yum, but it still ...
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Proftpd - Disable AllowFilter on sub-folders

I'm trying to set up my ftp server properly, but I have a problem with the AllowFilter. The Description: I want to restrict all commands by default and only allow a few. That works. However. As you ...
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Extremely weird proftpd behavior

I have configured proftpd + mysql and it is working Its working perfectly despite the overcomplicated queries. However when I enable DefaultRoot ~ It stops working and somehow reverts to some ...
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Does FTP protocol send the domain you connect to?

Im trying to configure proftpd to depend on the host the user connected to, however the server has multiple domains per ip address. In totalcommander I connect to "domain1.com" The server is ...
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Proftpd configuration to run ftp/ftes ftps and sftp at the same time on different port

I have compile version of proftpd 1.3.4d with ftp, ftps, sftp and mysql authentication. So far I can have working at the same time on port 210: ftp and ftpes and on port 211 the sftp. ServerName ...
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How can I setup ProFTP and SSHD_config to FTP and SFTP to the same directory on Ubuntu 12.04?

I'm having troubles with a chrooted environment on Ubuntu 12.04. Objective Set up FTP/SFTP server where users part of a new 'sftp' group can sftp and ftp to the same directory ProFTP Setup The ...
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Can't connect to proftpd from outside the virtual machine

This is related to a previous question. I have a machine with Windows 7 acting as a server and it hosts several virtual machines. One of them, a Debian Squeezy is acting as a PostgreSQL server and I ...
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Tell proftp to allow connections only to the users that have permissions in PostgreSQL

I'm trying to set up an ftp server for the first time (under Debian Squeeze) and after searching through Google, I decided to use proftp. NOTE: I have a PostgreSQL server running in the same machine ...
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How to deny upload in proftpd

I have the directory: /home/ftp/download. I would like to allow only downloading from this directory i proftpd. I used the following config but it doesn't work: <Directory ...
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How do ProFTPD/centOS handle directory permissions for virtual ftp users?

On proftpd/centos I configure the use of virtual user. I can login as a virtual user but I do not have write permission for this users. The proftpd.conf looks like: ServerName ...
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How to deny or reject FTP commands for some user on proftpd?

There works a FTP Server (proftpd) on Centos 6.5, Auth mech is AUTH_FILE and default ROOT is /var/ftp all User should put Files into this directory but only 2 User should get or list this files. Is it ...
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Proftpd user cannot write/delete in home directory

I'm trying to setup a user in centos that can read/write/delete/etc files in the /var/www/html directory. With some help here I got the user able to log on and view files, but now they cannot ...
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Configuring proftpd user access for /var/www/ in centos

I'm having trouble configuring proftpd to allow a system user access to /var/www/ on a centos box. proftpd.conf ServerName "ProFTPD server" ServerIdent on ...
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How to set up a pacemaker cluster for active/active scenario and how it works?

I try to set up my first pacemaker cluster as a FTP Server. There are two Server installed with a fresh centos 6.5 and proftpd First step was to install pacemaker and some configuration Tools with: ...
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Compile a system library independent proftpd on AIX

I'd like to build a deployable archive that contains all system and specific library necessary to run the proftpd deamon on AIX. I already manage to compile it, but the executable rely on /lib and ...
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proFTPd w/ MySQL Auth, behind NAT - Failed to retrieve directory listing

I am running proFTPd on my CentOS linux VM (which is behind NAT). This is my proftpd.conf configuration so far: http://pastebin.com/raw.php?i=X8rXYbSJ When ever I connect to the ftp account in ...
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Is there any script to do accounting for the proftpd's xferlog?

I would like to convert from the xferlog format that proftpd uses into per user in/out bytes, to have a summary on how much traffic does each user use per month. The exact format of xferlog is this: ...
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Forcing 644 Permissions on Files with ProFTPd

We have an Ubuntu 12.04 server set up with ProFTPd for users to upload files. Each user has their own account and are jailed to their directory. Normally, everything works fine, they get 644 ...