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Questions tagged [vsftpd]

vsftpd is an FTP server for UNIX systems, including Linux.

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Listing directory on vsftpd server with FileZilla fails with “The data connection could not be established: ETIMEDOUT - Connection attempt timed out”

I am trying to setup vsftpd on my server, it works, runs and connects. But when trying to connect to the server with FileZilla, I get the following error: Status: Connection established, waiting for ...
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vsftpd OS X chroot_local_user doesn't work

I set up a vsftpd on my OS X, it's ok but I can't connect on this. I have "530: Login inccorect" with my OS X user. On a Linux server, it's ok, but I don't understand why doesn't works on mac. My ...
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local user cannot access vsftpd server

I'm currently running a vsftpd server and I added the necessary configurations in vsftpd.conf so that local users can use clients like FileZilla to manage their homes in a server. I found out that ...
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vsftpd hides certain extensions, how to disable it?

I just enabled vsftpd on my laptop (Fedora 18 if that matters and vsftpd version 3.0.2) and tried to connect to it with my Android phone: success! Still, some minutes later, I stumbled upon a folder ...
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Setting up Apache with multiple FTP users and vsftpd

I'm trying to get my Apache setup with a single user 'ftpuser' both be able to share/access the /var/www/html directory, which contains various files/sub directories. However, when I log in via FTP ...
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Want FTP server (VSFTPD) configured for file sharing on fedora

I am using fedora to host a FTP server for internal use and I am using vsftpd for this. It is using the configuration file /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf. The configuration I am using is as follows: ...
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Not able to access ftp from browser

OS I'am using CentOS 6.10 I am trying to configure active mode ftp by opening port 20 and 21 only. (Exactly I don't no how to configure active mode ftp) This is my iptables rule. [root@server ~]# ...
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User with global privileges on VSFTPD / Ubuntu

I'm running VSFTPD on Ubuntu 18.04 in a VPS server. I added a user to www-data group Set user home directory for /var/www I'd like to login with this user on ftp/sftp and that's mainly for notepad++ ...
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vsftpd on rhel 7.4 disallowing write & modify Ask

I've successfully installed & configured vsftp. I've created a user (joe) & companion group (joes). My user 'joe' can create, update, & delete files in it's 'home' directory without error ...
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how to configure vsftp deny plain ftp connection

I have configure FTPS using vsftp, FTP is working perfectly fine, how do I deny the incoming connection for plain FTP and only allow FTPS connection.
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Can VSFTPD read home dir from LDAP backend?

Is it some how possible to make VSFTPD read the home of each user from LDAP backend? The users authenticates against LDAP backend over PAM. I do NOT want to create any user_config files, I just want ...
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Trying restart vsftpd after install and configure - stop: Unknown instance:

After install and configure vsftpd I am trying restart service but got current error. I google a lot but did not found a good solution. I have Ubuntu 14.04.5 LTS (GNU/Linux 3.13.0-24-generic x86_64) ...
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How to configure vsftpd on debian 8?

I have tried many different solution that I found on the internet but none of them works. Now my /etc/vsftpd.conf of vsftpd looks like this: listen=NO listen_ipv6=YES anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=...
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vsftpd on raspberry pi doesn't chroot users

I'm attempting to run an FTP server on a raspberry pi, and after a lot of struggle I finally made it work, however for some reason the server doesn't place users into a chroot jail, and everyone can ...
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how can I jail user in a directory in ubuntu?

I have installed vsftpd in ubuntu. I have created a user in name of ftpadmin by command sudo useradd ftpadmin and I have set its password too, I also have created a home directory for it using ...
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How to create ftp restricted user with vsftpd? (by terminal in ubuntu)

I have installed ubuntu 12.04 with vsftpd. I need to create ftp users able to access only directories like /var/www/nameDirectory. I though it was a very basic feature, but seems not... I tried to use,...
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How to open files (music, videos) from FTP directly from Explorer ( Windows Vista)

I have two computers. On the first I have Debian and on the second I have Windows Vista. I've set up vsftpd in Debian and connected to it from Vista. I'm browsing the FTP directory from Windows ...
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Accessing VSFTP server as a different user from the user account which is currently logged in

I have a piece of a Java program that access the local FTP server (running on VSFTPD) which I use to upload and download files. I am planning this application to be remote-capable so that it can ...
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GnuTLS error -15: An unexpected TLS packet was received when setting up vsftpd with SSL

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 on EC2 with vsftpd 3.0.2 I have set up the SSL certs and my vsftpd.conf is: listen=YES anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES write_enable=YES dirmessage_enable=YES ...
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how to track files in vsftpd on fedora

I installed vsftpd server on fedora. many users are uploading files. I want to track files, that means, who has uploaded the files, and I want to know the IP address of the system.
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Ubuntu 10.04 with vsftpd: Can't chown /var/www?

For the life of me, I can't seem to chown my /var/www folder on my server. i want to: chown -R ftpuser /var/www And it returns Invalid Argument on every file change attempt. I've tried sudo with ...
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Connection issue with vsftpd and ProFTPD from Windows 10

I have one server, Linux based, I use for some years like a backup cloud server. This work very well with client like Windows 7, Ubuntu and Android. But Not with Windows 10. All programs I have used ...
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Mounted volume does not appear in FTP client using vsftpd

Using vsftpd and filezilla, I can connect and view files and directories in a user's home directory. An empty directory is initially visible, but after I mount an ext2 volume to it, the directory ...
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Unable to connect to vsftpd instance managed by xinetd on Centos 7

I am attempting to run an instance of vsftpd and have additional access controls and logging performed by xinetd. On the VM running both services, I can successfully initiate a ftp connection and ...
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How to give SFTP uploaded files sticky g+w rights

I want to provide users a personal storage to upload files to their home directory via SFTP(chrooted). These files should then be displayed on our website to decide whether they should be imported to ...
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What port ranges does vsftpd use when in active mode and connect_from_port_20 is default (no)?

I am attempting to ascertain the range of ports that vsftpd will use for my particular configuration. As I mentioned above the mode is active and connect_from_port_20 is default (I believe this is "no"...
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vsftpd not working with data logger

I've got a data logger from Logic Beach "Intellilogger" that I will be using for a solar energy project. It has FTP capabilities. I have made a dummy data logger function that records date, time, and ...
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timeout on connecting to vsftpd on Ubuntu 14.04

I have a VPS running Ubuntu 14.04. I'm trying to run a FTP server on it, using VSFTPD. I think the server is running as it should, I can connect to it locally: root@my-server:~# ftp <IP> ...
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How to customize directory permission for users from FTP

I have a directory like this home +-- dirA +-- dirB | +-- fileA | +-- fileB and multiple users and groups. groupA has user1, user2, groupB has user3 I have set up permissions like these: ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.0.4 vsftpd timeout using external IP

I am having a problem connecting to my Ubuntu 12.0.4 server with vsftpd using my external IP. Connecting with local IP is successful. I am using FileZilla for the ftp client. I know there is a bunch ...
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Permission on create folder in ftp using vsftpd

i need create folder on FTP with permissions 755 and files with 644, so i set local_umask=02, and files are create with permissions 644 but folders stay 775, how to make folder with permissions 755, ...
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mount multiple windows shared folders in one Linux folder

As title say, im trying to mount multiple windows shared folders in one of Linux folder. I have two hard disk/drives, and in each of them have Folders that are shared. This folders i like to put on my ...
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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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Is there a size limit for pam modules run by vsftpd?

I'm writing a pam module to let users authenticate against a PostreSQL database linked to a Django site. It works fine when I let sshd use it, but whenever I try it with vsftpd I get the following ...
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vsftpd on debian

After installing vsftpd on debian wheezy based on tutorials I have been switching off anonymous enabled, but before telneting port 21 response OK, checking again on anonymous off the availability of ...
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Receiving 530 login incorrect error for all user accounts other than my own: vsftpd Ubuntu 12.04

I just setup a vsftpd server. I have a few accounts for family and friends (actual useradd accounts) and mounted a shared directory in their home folder. However, I seem to be the only one with ftp ...
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How to set permission to ftp-user so that has FTP access to /home/another-user/www/public_html folder?

I'm a novice with Linux/Unix. Basically I'm attempting to setup a Web server, and FTP server on a Linux box via SSH. My plan is to have Apache's root folder inside the main user account like /home/...
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Ensure ftp users to access only to their own directory

I would like to set up a vsftpd server that allows to some users to access in read/write mode only to their own directory (each user has access only to his directory) I would like also to define a ...
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Cannot connect to vsftpd with new user

I'm trying to login with a newly created user but I can't. I created the user with adduser and it has a shell specified in /etc/passwd and that shell is listed in /etc/shell Here's my config file: ...
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vsftpd - Connects without issue and after a while gets stuck on waiting for welcome message

I have installed vsftpd on Ubuntu server 16.04 and I'm able to connect without issue. I am able to navigate the directory and so on. I tried to connect a while later and the FTP client is getting ...
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VSFTPD not listing folders with SELINUX enforcing

Im trying to login with a user on a FTP server running VSFTPD on CentOS 7. When SELINUX is enforcing it always returns a 425 error: Unable to establish connection. All the necessary ports have been ...
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vsftpd - connection ok - can't transfert - can't see any folder

I have a VSFTPD server, I configured it with a virtual user, but when connecting to Filezilla, I get the message : Status: Directory listing of "/" successful No folder and I can't transfer anything. ...
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vsftpd - 530 Login Incorrect when try local ftp

I want to install vsftpd on CentOS 6.9 and access the files through FTP. I have created in /etc/vsftpd the user_config folder in which I created the user file that contains the following lines: ...
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VSFTPD - Failed to retrieve directory listing

I am hanging with this now for quite a long time. I have installed vsftpd on a CentOs 7 remote host (because I cannot upload DLLs with proftpd). My basic setup is working when I connect via IP-...
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FTP transfer fails with error 426

I have a vsftpd server running on a RedHat host, and an application that uses FTP to transfer files to and from the server. Some transfers are done without problem, but for some files it fails with ...
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Limit a users access in vsftp to the home directory

I have the following setup: (1) raspberry pi 3 with Raspbian and vsftp. The goal is to be able to connect to the ftp raspberry with clients such as WinSCP or Filezilla. It is possible right now ...
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VSFTPD Virtual Hosts

as far as i know, FTP supports HOST header for some time. So what i want to do is, run vsftp (can run multiple instances if need be) with different hostnames which point to different folders. One ...
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Linux Command to list all FTP users in shell including the users created using vsftpd

I have created a few ftp accounts/users on my CentOS server using vsftpd. Now I would like know the username of that accounts using SHELL. I have root password to access the SSH. I have tried to find ...
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SSH login too slow in Centos 6.6

SSH login take too much time in my CentOS machine, and also a ftp server is running on it. Please help me to speedup the login time for both root and ftp user. I tried some tricks but no improvements....
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Problems to configure FTP server

Im try configure Vsftpd in Ubuntu installed on a computer that works as Server in my office. This server have the next local IP: 192.168.1.20 I need that, others pc (inside the LAN) connect via FTP ...