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

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How should I structure my users/groups/permissions for a web server?

How should I setup permissions in the most secure way on my dedicated server which I'm running FTP + Nginx on? I want FTP to be able to read/write files and I want Nginx to be able to read/write the ...
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ProFTPD Virtual User Directory

Alright, I'm trying to replicate a web hosting company's basic setup here by authenticating virtual users via SQL and redirect/jail them to their directory. I've accomplished most of the goals here, ...
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proftpd not working?

i've done some updates on my server , after which ftp stopped working ! proftpd is running and listening on port 21 , port 21 is open in the firewall ! but still all i get from filezilla is : ...
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Setting Up FTP user accounts on Debian

I'm trying to set up an FTP account on my server which is running a Debian install and proftpd. I'm in need of some basic commands that will allow me to view, edit, create ftp users. I'm also not ...
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Best way to setup multi user environment for hosting Mono ASP.NET

I'am thinking now a few day's about whats the best way is to give many users access via FTP to my server to upload there ASP.NET apps and execute it safetly. I think I will use ProFTPD with mod-mysql ...
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Hide Parent Directories During FTP Login on Linux

I'm using Ubuntu Server 9.10 with ProFTP and Webmin. I have things set up such that when the FTP user logs in, the user goes to /var/www/[domain]. The trouble is that I don't want them to see the ...
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Setting up ProFTPd with default home directory based on username

I am setting up ProFTPd with MySQL authentication. It works so far, I can connect. However, I want to set the SQLDefaultHomedir directive so that I don't have to include it in my database. I want to ...
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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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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 ...