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After a lot search about ftp server and ways to setup or join to a ftp server I found that I can easily connect to a ftp server with filezilla, firefox or even nautilus! But the matter that I opened this topic is to setup a ftp server via filezilla for local file sharing. Also I did a lot search about it but all the result for Linux ended to vsftpd which is a CLI form to setup a local ftp server, and as far as I know with filezilla client version I cannot setup a ftp server. I think the matter should be clear yet! I want a easy (graphical) way to setup a local ftp server in my Linux. So please let me know how can I do that. Thanks.

Edit: My distro: Fedora 27

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    In case you're not bound to FTP fundamentally I'd suggest setting up an SSH server - it should be simpler, safer and faster than the by now extremely obsolete FTP protocol. As a bonus you can simply sshfs to an existing server to mount it as a directory on your machine. – l0b0 Apr 6 '18 at 0:34
  • @l0b0 It's a good choice but I'm thinking for a GUI program that let me setup, organize and connect to ftp, sftp, ftps server since I've found that filezilla-client cannot do that! any suggestion on this!? – Cy8099 Apr 6 '18 at 0:41
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    No, and it's very rare to have a GUI for server setup in Linux. Generally there are three steps to setting up a server: installing the package, editing the configuration file if necessary, and starting the service. That's it. – l0b0 Apr 6 '18 at 0:53

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