Questions tagged as ['vsftpd']

`vsftpd` is a fast, stable GPL-licensed FTP server for Unix/Linux systems.
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VSFTPD doesn't appear to be reading config file
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Alright, I'm just going to keep it brief since I don't have time. In short, I want VSFTPD version 3.0.5 to not do /home/username/, but rather /ftpdata/user/. Additionally, all attempted changes doesn't appear to reading from the configuration file I wrote. Here's the configuration file, the local_root and user_sub_token is at the bottom. Configuration file.

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Ubuntu 18 FTP user can't be restricted to folder using VSFTPD
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I have an Ubuntu 18.04 server and I installed vsftpd.

I created a new FTP user following this tutorial: https://devanswers.co/installing-ftp-server-vsftpd-ubuntu-18-04/

I want to lock the user to the folder: /var/www/html/mydomain.com/ but I am unable, no matter what I set in the /etc/vsftpd.conf file.

I tried for example these suggestions:

write_enable=YES
local_umask=022
chroot_local_user=YES
allow ...
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VSFTPD: 500 OOPS: unrecognised variable in config file: local_root
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I have a problem with vsftpd configuration. My vsftpd version is 3.0.3 When I'm trying add local_root variable to serwer configuration vsftpd stops working. How to fix this problem? My vsftpd config:


listen=NO


local_root = /DataDrive/camrecords/podworko



listen_ipv6=YES

anonymous_enable=NO

local_enable=YES

write_enable=YES

dirmessage_enable=YES

use_localtime=YES

xferlog_enable=YES

conn ...
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vsftpd can not interact over VPN with iptables
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I'm attempting to setup a file tranfer from 2 internal networks over VPN. The topology below: Network Topo

In virtual ftp server, I config iptables to NAT ftp ports with rules: iptables rules

From ftp client, I can success connect and login successful with anonymous to ftp server in zone B. However, I get this error:

ftp> open 172.16.3.65 21 Connected to 172.16.3.65. 220 (vsFTPd 3.0.3) 331 Pl ...

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Clustered vsftpd service stops working with no error log
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We've got a pacemaker cluster of vsftpd server made of two nodes in a active/pasive scheme. We have experienced the following behaviour.

  1. vsftpd.log stops recording activity while xferlog keeps recording (transfers keeps ocurring). vsftpd.log shows no error or warn message.
  2. Between 10 to 12 hours later service is unavailable and no new connections are happening
  3. We try to move resource but it fails a lot ...
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VSFTPD-Implicit SSL-PROT P
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Is it possible to set the default "PROT P" statement in vsftpd to use implicit FTPS? I'm using the sim module, but it doesn't allow me to send this command. However, vsftpd requires it, or it will throw an error "522 data connections must be encrypted".