FTP (File Transfer Protocol) is a common protocol for transferring files between computers over networks

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Is it possible to define a custom basepath for proftpd home directories?

I know the DefaultRoot ~ setting that you can use to jail users into their home directories but I need to customize this. When authenticating with proftpd I get the user's home-directory from ldap ...
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Block web browser FTP integration on CentOs 6

I'm switching over to a new provider and I can't remember what I did on my old server to block browser FTP log in. What I mean by browser log in, is that someone can go to a web browser and type ...
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How to get nmap to show ftp banner / welcome message?

What are the commands to get nmap to show ftp banner responses?
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How do I determine in a shell script if a FTP host is up? [closed]

I need help writing a for loop to work with ftp. It needs to get its input from a text file of addresses. The scipt does not need to fully connect, just show if host is up or not. what I got so far: ...
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Can a single folder can be configured for both anonymous FTP and HTTP in IIS 7.0

I am using Windows server 2008 R2 VPS(with IIS 7) as my web server for hosting websites, ftp etc. Can I configure a anonymous ftp account to work with both ftp and http? (FTP account with security ...
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bash script with lftp with redirected input

I need lftp to connect to a list of hosts from a list file which are in IP address format. Then, if a ftp server is up, log that address (and if possible, device type, in this case routers) to a text ...
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How do I change the .bash_history file location?

I'm running CentOS 6.x and want to move the .bash_history to a different location. The home directories of my users are (because I run a VPS) in /var/www/vhost/<domain>.<tld> which is FTP ...
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FTP clients: why don't they start downloading right away?

A minute ago I wanted to download a Wordpress installation on one of my servers. This is an existing installation that I wanted to remove and download for backup. I fired up Cyberduck, my FTP-client, ...
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FTP: Connection Refused

I am trying to transfer files between a Linux PC to a Windows PC. I can ftp the Linux PC with localhost ftp localhost prompts for the username and password and the login is successful. But when ...
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Windows 2012 permission - writer users

I'm using Windows 2012 server with IIS FTP component. I'm created a new local user in the server that clients, who using FTP protocol, can access with. The client is "Writer only". I'm want to give ...
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filezilla server 530 User cannot log in

I am trying to setup filezilla server to access files remotely. I am able to connect and list the files using local address (192.168.x.x). Now I am trying to connect through dedicated IP over ...
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Curl won't work over FTP

I am trying to install Wine on my Macbook (OS X 10.9.3). First I tried using Homebrew which lists a set of dependencies and then goes to fetch the first. ==> Installing dependencies for wine: ...
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having problems clearing a directory and uploading files via a batch file

I am running Filezilla-Server on a Windows 2012R2 Standard server. I am attempting to ftp in and send files from another Windows 2012R2 Standard server. I am running this batch file: @echo off cls ...
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Best alternative to Filezilla Client [closed]

I'm using Window XP. So I m not able to use Filezilla. Can anyone suggest the best FTP Software replacement for Filezilla? Free software preferred. Thanks
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How do I unpack .zip via FTP on Windows 8

I uploaded this .zip file using FTPRush to some FTP, now I need it to unpack, but can't figure out how. On FTPRush there's this command prompt when you click CTRL+R it's titled Send Raw Command to ...
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Windows 7 GUI-based FTP client can not get directory listing to vsftpd server

Client OS = Windows 7 ftp clients I've tried: GUI-Based = Filezilla, cuteftp, and coreftp The command line utility that comes with windows works and has no issues connecting to the FTP server or ...
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Efficient File Sharing with Synology NAS

I am using a Synology DS213. Before I got a new router I could transfer files very quick over the windows explorer. After getting a new router nothing seems to work for me. - Over Windows Explorer I ...
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Giving remote access to files for only a single directory on a Linux server

I need to give a user named "Bert" access to one directory (/var/www/application/thisDirectory/) on my Linux server. Initially, I tried to use FTP (actually SSH). My first thought was to chroot Bert ...
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Filezilla duplicate files at download

I've got a strange behavior with Filezilla and I hope someone is able to help me. When I download large amounts of data via ftp, Filezilla is showing a prompt, that the file is already downloaded and ...
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what is %username% in FTP

I just made a script to upload important files, but there are more then 1 user on my computer and I want it to upload the user that is using the program.. so like in cmd I tried to do something like ...
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FileZilla stomps all over rbash and scponly

Pretty straightforward question: I've got a stock Ubuntu install on a server and I'm trying to only allow certain users to scp files to their own home directories. I read up on rbash and scponly for ...
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Is there a way to store more website information in WinSCP?

FileZilla Windows FTP Client Below is a screenshot from FileZilla, you will notice one of it;s best features is that it allows you to store anything in the notes section. I often use this notes ...
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Move files from one server directly to another server without writing to PC disk

Forgive me if I word this Poorly. I'm working with a Linux desktop and several ESXi hosts. Lets name my desktop Desk-1 and the ESXi hosts ESXi-1 and ESXi-2 for simplicity's sake. I'd like to move ...
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Batch: backup, then delete old backup

I have a batch script that runs hourly. It connects to an FTP server, downloads a backup file, then deletes the oldest backup (backups are kept for 4hours by default). This is supposed to insulate our ...
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Anyone familiar with FTP/Filezilla?

I bought a home security camera. It's a Dlink DCS-5010L It has a motion sensor feature. And every time that motion sensor is triggered, it takes snap shots. And it has an option to send those ...
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cURL very long delay before starting download from ftp

I'm trying to write a script to download a file, convert it, then execute a program on the converted file. For some reason curl takes over 1 minute to start the file transfer. Command: curl ...
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FTP how to delete empty folders (only)

I need delete (automatically, recursively) lot of empty directories on server (there are non-empty dirs too). I have FTP access only (no SSH etc.). Exist some client, which can do this? Preferably ...
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raspberry pi. listening for command from servers

I have a raspberry pi that is attached to the same network as a few servers. Now I want to monitor these servers in a really basic way. I have written a program which does some checks on the server ...
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WINSCP: task scheduler not working but is working when executed from winscp console?

I have been trying to run a task scheduler named "Backup" that downloads the specified file from the FTP server to my local directory. When I executed the command manually from the winscp console it ...
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Upload the whole directory with ftp from command line [duplicate]

I've got this .bat file: ftp -s:commands.txt commands.txt: open www.domain.nl username password cd path/to/upload/to/ prompt how can I now upload the folder where I ran the .bat to the server? ...
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FTP not working on FreeNAS

I'm trying to set up some client user accounts for FTP access to our FreeNAS server. SFTP works, but FTP does not. E.g., I created a user client, with home folder /mnt/raid-5x3/alpha/ftp/client1 ...
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Trouble Connecting to FTP Server on Android Smartphone

I do hope that I'm asking this in the correct community; the question, I think, has mostly to do with network topology. I'm trying to use FTPuse to setup a volume letter to my Android smartphone, but ...
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OSX Terminal: FTP upload only if file size different

I am currently using FileZilla to backup my Documents. The manual procedure for this is as follows: Sign in to FTP using username and password Open Documents folder on FTP site Drag documents from ...
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sFTP works on my new file server running Ubuntu Server - should I install an FTP server (e.g. vsftpd)?

I recently installed Ubuntu Server for the first time followed by LAMP. My plan is to have a separate computer to host my websites. So, next step I wanted to allow for FTP uploading. I'd heard of FTP ...
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FTP File display works in filezilla, but lists blank in other apps? (Centos 6/vsftpd/ssh)

So had to basically re install entire server, lost everything, but I am trying to add this one script that has a custom installer that uploads the FTP files directly through its self extracting ...
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Apache+mod_ftp - how to set up FTP without altering “/” directory?

I have a WAMP on Apache 2.2 configured, up and running, now I have to add FTP functionality to it. Apparently the only solution that's available without compiling is mod_ftp, and good thing the server ...
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Second FTP Server On Subdomain [closed]

I've my own domain name that I'm trying to set up with two FTP servers. (I have two totally independent FTP servers I want to be able to access.) I set one to run on the standard port, 21, and the ...
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Failed to open stream: No such file or directory

I have made a backup of all archives from ftp, deleted them all them copied all folders to the same place. Now I got this error: Warning: require(/../private/shADMIN/fuel/app/bootstrap.php): failed ...
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FTP user permissions Ubuntu

I have a question about ftp rights on Ubuntu. I want to give a user only permission on 2 or more directories. The user may only see this directories. What file do I need to edit and what do I need to ...
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Can't connect from winXP in Virtual Box to ftp on my linux host

I've try to connect to my host system (which is Xubuntu) that run ftp server, ftp://10.0.2.2/ I use default ftp built in WindowsXP: error (I only have Polish version): Wystąpił błąd podczas ...
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What's the exact difference between storage sharing, ftp server and media server? (tp-link router)

Can someone properly explain? As I can understand in all three cases you just connect usb hdd to router and.. What's the exact difference between 'em? I did search it in google but with no success. ...
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Qnap NAS FTP server connection timeout when trying to transfer file

I just got a new ASUS router and am having trouble with the FTP service on my Qnap NAS, that had previously been working great on the old router. I can connect to the FTP on the internet-facing IP ...
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web interface for server-to-server file transfer [duplicate]

I'm looking for a way to transfer files between two servers. I currently ssh into one server and use rsync inside a screen session to initiate a transfer from the other host. This works, but I'm ...
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Raspberry Pi as server - stuck with users and groups

I just installed an apache2 server with php5 and mysql on my RPi (Raspbian Wheezy). I followed this tutorial: tutorial link Everything went well, even the file transfer via FTP (FileZilla). I ...
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Active FTP connection is timing out

I am troubleshooting an issue with the ftp connection from a specific client to the server. Set it to passive mode is unfortunately not an option. I am using ncftp in debugging mode to test the ...
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chown: changing ownership not permitted, even though running as root

I managed to configure my Raspberry Pi as an FTP server with ProFTPD. The only problem is, I can´t upload and rename files and Windows Explorer says: 350 File or directory exists,ready for ...
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Hosting ftp in LAN fail filezilla--Error:Failed to retrieve directory listing

I want to transfer files between computers in my home LAN using filezilla. I set up the ftp server and try to connect from the client. The connection is established, as can be seen on both server ...
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Connection to FileZilla FTP Server Works, but Fails Directory Listing

I am trying to set up a local FTP server in my house. Whenever I connect to the account on the computer that hosts the server, everything works, but when I try connecting on another computer, the ...
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NAT - FTPS (Error : Failed to retrieve directory list)

I have setup ftp server (Ubuntu 13.04 / Picuntu 4.4) using vsftpd. The plain FTP works perfectly fine. In order to secure the connection, I added ssl encryption. The server accepts the login ...
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Symfony2 app deployment on FTP server

I need to deploy symfony2 app on ftp server. I know I have to copy all project files here (or maybe there are more solutions)? Question is, how can I create doctrine database scheme? sorry for dummy ...