Pure-FTPd is a free FTP server daemon with a strong focus on security for Unix-like operating systems.

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pure ftpd auth using crypt sha512

I've installed pure-ftpd-mysql and it works fine with md5 password hashing. This isn't very secure, so I'd like to use crypt with salted sha512, the way I'm using in dovecot. How to set up this in ...
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some services switched off automatically

with my company we have a VPS. We have some issues with it. this morning the pure-ftpd was stopped. I had to start also postfix and the cron jobs were off for 3 hours. My config : Debian GNU/Linux 7 ...
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Pure-FTPd is running as root by default on CentOS

I just installed Pure-FTPd (pure-ftpd-1.0.30-1.el6.x86_64) on my CentOS 6.5 server. I'm using "virtual users", so the FTP users are disconnected from the system accounts. Nevertheless, the pure-ftpd ...
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Establish write/delete permissions with pureftpd on Ubuntu

I have a Linux server with NGinX & Ubuntu. I have WordPress installed and running flawless. When I create a (new) ftp user via the terminal in can connect and read but not write or delete. I need ...
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PureFTPD can't list web root when files are uploaded

I've finally made the step forward and signed up for a VPS server in exchange for my obsolete shared hosting account. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 x32 on a VPS from DigitalOcean. On top of the VPS I have ...
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Increse Pure-FTPd timeout on a Debian server

I need to increse Pure-FTPd timeout on a Debian server. On internet I have found out that I have to edit /etc/pure-ftpd.confby changing the MaxIdleTime. The problem is that I have no ...
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Create home directory from skeleton upon FTP first login

Using pure-ftpd and its -j switch, it is possible to have the user's home directory created upon his first login: -j: If the home directory of a user doesn't exist, automatically create it. The ...
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Pure-ftpd 0 bytes Upload

hopefully someone will be able to shed some light on this one. We currently have a Pure-ftpd service installed on a RHEL6.5 server accepting connection from a client who drops files ever X hours. ...
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Use temporary filename during upload in PureFTP

Is it possible to configue Pure-fptd to use a temporary filename during upload? At the moment files that are uploaded are given their final name from the very start of the upload. I would like it to ...
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How to uninstall Pure-FTPd on centOS? [closed]

as mentioned in the title I want to remove Pure-FTPd from my centOS server. Can anyone tell me how to do this? What is the command line that remove pure-ftpd? I have centOS 6.5 64-bit. Appreciate it.
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pureftpd virtual user access

I need to create multiple virtual users to have access to a home directory of a user, even though i have set up the chroot according to documentation. Restarting ftp server: Running: ...
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pure-ftpd setup of pure-authd on Ubuntu (debian)

I am tryig to set up pure-ftpd on an Ubuntu 12.04 and have it work with the pure-authd. I have created a user and group, gotten the authd daemon running. I also have a script ready to go that will ...
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Error installing pure-ftpd

I'm getting a very weird error when installing pure-ftpd on my Ubuntu 12.04.04 LTS server. I'm running this command, with a sudo user. sudo apt-get install pure-ftpd and I get this error ...
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pureftpd per domain mysql

I am trying to configure PureFTPd with mysql for a multiuser hosting. What i would like to accomplish is that each "client" is an account on the system, but each of those clients can have multiple ...
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Awstats not getting updated

I have configured awstats for my ftp server and I am facing an issue. Command line updates does not work. Only from url if I run update now it works and I am able to see the result on the webpage. ...
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Pure-ftpd port does not get opened even though the service starts properly, what could be the cause?

I've installed Pure-ftpd on my CentOS 6.4 server, after configuring the server I ran /etc/init.d/pure-ftpd start ; /etc/init.d/xinetd restart and it indicates that the service has started ...
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Pure-FTPD: chroot doesn't chroot

On a Debian Wheezy machine, I've installed Pure-FTPD. As I wanted the users to be chrooted into their home directories, I took a look at the virtualchroot functionality. After a bit of configuration, ...
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Ban failed pure-ftpd login attempts using iptables [closed]

Just curious if there is a way to block IPs after 3 failed login attempts to pure-ftpd, but only for a couple of hours, strictly using iptables. I have heard using fail2ban works fine for this, but ...
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Debian pure-ftpd, Restrict access

I am running Debian Wheezy, with ISPConfig 3, plus ModSecurity and I would like to restrict access to ftp to specific IP(s) globally (not to specific ftp users only), that can be either 127.0.0.1 or ...
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FTP Error: 550 Cant change directory to /: Permission denied

I installed Pureftpd and Ispconfig3 on my server. Starting from the point I'll probably uninstall ispconfig3 and make things directly on the server, now I am so stubborn I really want to see where's ...
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PURE-ftpd + passive mode + TLS

Could you please help me with settings of pure-ftpd. Here is my actual solution: I have got linux (debian 7.1 wheezy ), where I run pure-ftpd, created virtual users, folder for ftp. I also ...
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Pure-FTPd do not login via mysql

I've got server on Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS. I need to install Pure-FTPd with MySQL authentication. I'm installed pure-FTPd by typing "apt-get install pure-ftpd-mysql". It was installed. So, there's my ...
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Pure-ftpd with mutiple domains separate xfer log files on CentOS 6.4

Using the Pure-ftpd daemon to serve ftp service. I've modified the init script to run multiple domains with different IPs, with separate DBs and separate WELCOME MSGs. daemon "$pure_launch_script ...
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Pure-ftpd: log IP adresses

I've got question about pure-ftpd server, I'm running. I want to setup it to log IP addresses instead of hostnames, but none of configuration works. I tried: Writing "yes" or "1" to ...
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Pure FTPd and MySQL, working with sha512

I'm currently developing an application for shared hosting, using a complete MySQL backend for the machine. I've set up all my services, and they're quite operational, however I've a little problem ...
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pure-ftpd auth blocked by SELinux

First, my setup. I'm using CentOS 6.4 and I installed pure-ftpd (plus the SELinux module) from the EPEL repositories : > rpm -q pure-ftpd pure-ftpd-selinux pure-ftpd-1.0.30-1.el6.x86_64 ...
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Configuring passive-ftp on Amazon AWS with PureFTPD?

I see with Google this is bothering a lot of people, but I can't seem to get it working. Here is what I've tried, echo myip > /etc/pure-ftpd/conf/ForcePassiveIP echo "30000 30100" > ...
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FTP: Why have linefeeds been converted to carriage returns?

I'm running a RHEL machine that was, by default, running vsftpd, the very secure ftp daemon. Due to its lack of configuration and symlink support, I've switched to pure-ftpd. I noticed that files ...
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Can we copy some selected users to another server?

I want to run my FTP configuration with pure-ftpd-mysql on my servers. My both servers use ISPconfig with MySql replication. I use RSync to copy my data from my server 1 to my server 2 (backup ...
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Can FTP bandwidth usage result in dropped SSH connection?

It seems highly implausible, even ridiculous, to me. I login by SSH to the CentOS server. I FTP to another server and begin a large file transfer out (uploading to other server). After some time ...
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Why does pure-ftpwho require root permissions?

Why does pure-ftpwho require root permissions to run, if you run it without it you get, You must be root to run this. Sorry. However, /usr/bin/who can run fine without root?
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With PureFTPd, Passive mode doesn't work if I don't accept new connections in iptables

I configured Pure-FTPd-MySQL + IPTables but I have a problem with Passive mode (who doesn't?) I forced this port range: echo "1024 65535" > /etc/pure-ftpd/conf/PassivePortRange In Iptables, a ...
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Trace a process on a Linux box

I've noticed that one system user is constantly downloading a single JPEG file (every few seconds) via FTP server. The source IP is actually assigned to the server itself. I've tried to use tools like ...
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Is it possible to have pureFTP user accounts expire?

I'd like to be able to have pureFTP virtual accounts expire after a certain number of days. PureFTP's documentation says "Pure-FTPd support expiration dates of shadow passwords (both for accounts and ...
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Slow pure-ftpd logging on port 21

When I start pure-ftpd on port 21 the login time can take almost 30 seconds, but when I set it on a different port login is very fast. What is the problem ? Here's my startup script: service ...
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Configure Pure-FTP for Implicit FTPS

I'm just wondering if anyone can point me in the right direction for configuring a Pure-FTP daemon on our CentOS Linux server to support FTP over implicit SSL/TLS (over port 990). Btw, I'm pretty ...
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How to “FTP jail” with Pure-FTPD?

I asked this a little bit ago, but instead of specifying Pure-FTPD I just said Apache. Per the answer to that question, I'm asking again with "Pure-FTPD" in the title this time. I need to allow ...
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How to log what an FTP user does with Pure-FTPD and Apache?

I have a VPS with Apache and Pure-FTPD and I'm wondering if it's possible to log every action that an FTP user does (such as viewing files and editing them)? If this is possible, please let me know ...
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pure-ftpd symlink not working

I've got a setup where pure-ftpd is allowing symlink. what works /var/www/some_website/symlink_to_logs works and resolves to /var/log/some_website_logs/ (this is to show that symlinks are allowed ...
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PureFTPd is using ports above 50000 even with PassivePortRange specified

I have installed the pure-ftpd package with PureFTP 1.0.24 on Ubuntu 10.04 using apt-get. Even though, this is the default port range, I've added the file /etc/pure-ftpd/conf/PassivePortRange ...
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pure-ftpd debian, can't get www-data user working

I'm trying to add FTP access to the Apache web files, in the past I have done this with an ftpuser and group arrangement. This time I would like to make it possible to login directly as www-data (the ...
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PureFTPd : ChrootEveryone not working

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04 with pure-ftpd version 1.0.35-1. I don't use database for the only user I have (ftpuser1 - localuser), but I want to lock him into his home directory. ...
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pure-ftpd not listening on specified port

I installed the pure-ftpd package (version 1.0.35-1) on an Ubuntu 12.04 box (an EC2 instance based on the standard Ubuntu 12.04 AMI). The pure-ftpd daemon is running (verified with ps), though there ...
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Not able to use FTP acount created with pure ftpd

I made the new user using this command pure-pw useradd droa -u 52007 -g 52009 -d /home/droa/public_html But when i connect using ftp , it says that Login authentication failed. Which other ...
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Failed to authenticate with pure-ftpd on CentOS 5.8 (32bit) running ispconfig3

I asked this question on here late last night about how I can get the latest PHP, MySQL, and phpmyadmin on my 32bit installation of CentOS 5.8. I was able to get PHP and MySQL back up and running ...
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Pure-FTPd Configuration on Ubuntu 12.04

I have a fresh installation of pure-ftpd on Ubuntu Server 12.04, and for the life of me I can't find any kind of central config file. All I need to do is set a passive port range. At this point I ...
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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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pure-ftpd on CentOs

I'm trying to install pureftpd on CentOS6, but when I run the yum command: yum install pure-ftpd I always get package not found Is there a way I can install `pure-ftpd' in Cent? Thanks
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How to allow Pure-FTPD to write to another user's directory

I have set up the following stack: Nginx, php-fpm and Pure-FTPD on a debian 6. In order for PHP-FPM pools to run under each different user I have created a system user for each website I host under ...
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Pure-FTP login error

I've installed Pure-FTPd and am trying to get virtual users to work with it. Unix users are OK and are able to transfer files but my virtual user that I created can't log in. I'm running Linux Ubuntu ...