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

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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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Cannot connect to proftpd on Debian via port 21

I install proftpd : sudo apt-get install proftpd then sudo service proftpd start But I can't connect to it using Filezilla with just FTP on port 21. I even tried to test proftpd locally, but it's ...
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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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Proftpd is running, but I can't establish a connection through FileZilla

I'm working on a server running Red Hat Enterprise 6.2. I installed proftpd 1.3.3g using yum. Proftpd starts without any error messages, and it appears to be listening on port 21. I would post an ...
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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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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 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, 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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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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ProFTPD / PAM issues with new centos/virtualmin install

I just installed CentOS 5.4 on a rackspace cloud server and installed virtualmin which all seemed to go fine. The only problem I have is that I can not access the virtual servers directories via FTP. ...
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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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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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AllowGroup in proftpd not working

i want to limit ftp logins to only users from a specific group: in /etc/proftpd/proftpd.conf i have: <Limit LOGIN> AllowGroup ftpuser </Limit> but i can still connect to ftp ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 to restart proFTPD on a Fedora server with Plesk

I need to do this through the command line (SSH). Tried: /etc/init.d/proftpd restart service ftpd restart service proftpd restart /usr/sbin/proftpd restart They all show unrecognised or invalid ...
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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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CentOS install proftpd with yum

Server: CentOS 6.2 64bit How can I install Proftpd using yum? A search for the package doesn't find it: yum list proftpd Error: No matching Packages to list Although my CentOS 6 VPS does find it, ...
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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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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 server on Ubuntu getting access denied message when successfully authenticated?

I have a Ubuntu box with a ProFTPD 1.3.4a Server, when I try to log in via my FTP Client I cannot do anything as it does not allow me to list directories; I have tried logging in as root and as a ...
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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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bind proftpd only to localhost

How do i configure proftpd to only listen to connections on 127.0.0.1? If i set DefaultAddress localhost in /etc/proftpd/proftpd.conf and restart proftp i'm still able to login from another ...
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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 ...
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FTP server configuration

Hi I am configuring VsFTPd 2.2.2 server on Debian 5.0. I want user after login can see and edit just two dirs: /home/user/ /var/www/project1/ /var/www/project2/ Possible solutions I can Chroot ...
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Proftpd mod_sql group table

I've been reading up on the Proftpd software for use with a MySQL database to use in a software project I am developing. I've noticed that a "group" table is required. I've read through the ...
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What is the best way to selectively grant and revoke access to FTP directories that are outside of the users home directory?

tl;dr: I need: FTP access to a Debian server for multiple users Micro management of which users have access to which directories at a given time (imagine a telephone switchboard operator!) A ...
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SetGID on newly created directories in ProFTPd 1.3.4

I discovered a change in some recent version of ProFTPd - I used Umask 0007 to remove permissions to "others" but it kept my SetGID directory flag - which is what I wanted. In recent version (1.3.4) ...