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Questions tagged [ftp]

The File Transfer Protocol

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How can I install a package on OpenBSD?

I installed OpenBSD and then proceeded to download firefox using the PKG_PATH environment. It worked and seemed to run reasonably well but then, wanting to try another browser, I deleted firefox ...
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Can we use ftp in place of tftp in pxe boot

Tftp is used to get OS image from pxe server to client as it uses UDP for file transfer. But can we use ftp for the same. If yes then how and if no then why?
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Host refused connection when using ftp

I need to connect to my server using FTP, but connection refuses. I have been using SFTP that is working just fine (both locally and externally). Using linux debian. I am able to login with ftp ...
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FTP LIST command hangs in passive mode

Entered ftp server with anonymous credentials, and got the response that I logged in successfully 230 Login successful. Want to list all files in current directory, issued LIST command, the server ...
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Transfer localhost:8081 to my Webserver via FTP

I have a raspberry pi with motion installed. I have a mjpg at localhost:8081 and want to transfer it to an other webserver on the internet, so it's kind of a relay. I don't know where to find the mjpg ...
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FTP not giving permission for actions for user that has permission

I have a user on my server (Debian) that I will be using for FTP. For a given directory on the file system, he is able to create directories/create files. myuser@debian-server:/storage$ su ...
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FTP is not working. Error message: unrecoverable backend error: (1251)

I rent the VPS for studying and it has installed the zpanel sentora. And now I can access the admin panel page, just using ssh to control it. There are an account name tuananh and FTP account name ...
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LFTP - Remove files from remote server while uploading via lftp mirror --reverse

I'm using a shell script which executes lftp mirror --reverse to upload files and directories to a remote server. Just before that it removes everything using glob -a rm -r -f *. The problem is, it is ...
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Kernel modules for iptables ftp forward

I have two ARM devices connected to each other with TCP/IP, one of them is connected to my network, on the other one is FTP server. I'm trying to set up port forwarding to ftp using conntrack and ...
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Loop FTP process using shell script

I want to write a script where I need to check the content of a file after ftping the file and if the file content matches with my requirement then do further processing. so below are the steps 1.ftp ...
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How can I give a Linux FTP server a domain name?

I have a computer running Arch Linux headless with SSH server and proftpd server. It's for a personal use. But it's a bit annoying to run the IP address every-time to connect to it. Can I give it a ...
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How to hide “Up to higher level directory” header in ProFTPD?

I have Debian 9 with configured ProFTPD server version 1.3.5 with anonymous access. When I am logging to my ftp server from another PC I see "Up to higher level directory" header. Is there any ways ...
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Access denied to ProFTPd on LAN interface

I am having this super weird access denied issue on my home FTP server. The symptom is I can only access it through the wireless interface. When disabling the Wifi, and use ethernet, I got access ...
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Prevent FTP users from moving directories

I'm essentially trying to disable the mv command for FTP users on my CentOS server. I was thinking of editing their .bash_profile file and using this: alias mv="" But that feels system breaking. ...
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Able to Connect to vsftpd server using Windows 7, but getting error using Ubuntu 14.04

I tried connecting to my FTP server (vsftpd/CentOS 7/Alibaba Cloud ECS) from my Window 7 system installed on a VirtualBox using FileZilla, and it seems to be working fine. But in my default system, ...
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Treat Symbolic Links as Folders in Nautilus FTP

I have a Pure-FTPd server running with the virtualchroot-enabled binary. When I connect to the server with FileZilla, FileZilla shows a link overlay for symbolic links that point to folders, but I can ...
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How to login to SFTP server using pem file which have password?

I have given below details of an SFTP server to login. ipaddress, username, password, port(8800), password protected ppk file. I tried the following command to login to server but unable to connect.(...
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Securing an open FTP on FreeBSD for visitor wifi speed testing?

I'd like to add a really simple local FTP server to my FreeBSD system, to allow guests to do wifi speed testing. Because of the use, I don't need more than very basic functionality - anon R/W to a ...
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Chrooted upload-only SFTP account - what requests to blacklist/whitelist?

I'm trying to make a chrooted SFTP account which could allow only upload of files into an unique directory - ie. /upload/$timestamp. Let's imagine that it is a shared upload account where one can ...
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error GnuTLS -110 when disconecting from encrypted FTP

I have problem when I am trying to logout from FTP server which use encryption, I've got error GnuTLS -110 connection was not terminated correctly. I have this problem only on Manjaro/Arch linux. ...
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schedule auto backup the directories from Centos to FTP server

i have three Centos server i want to schedule autobackup some directories to my FTP server ,FTP is already installed in all servers, i want to use crontab for schedule the backup but the SH files is ...
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FTP: Jail user to Home folder

Using Centos7 and vsftpd I would like to chroot the user "testftp" to his home folder /home/testftp. The client uses WinSCP on Windows. passwd: testftp:x:1001:1001::/home/testftp/:/bin/bash ...
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Deny specific users in VSFTPD

I have Ubuntu 18.04 LTS with VSFTPD. I want to deny certain users from connection via SFTP to my server. So far I have only found Q&A (here on stackexchange and on the internet in general) ...
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Shell script with password that starts with ( [closed]

I have a shell script that opens ftp, then passes on the user ID and password. The password starts with ( and the server does not like it. It errors outs with a failure to log in message. How can I ...
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How to calculate how much data is in ftp folders recursively

I would like to know how much data is in a remote folder (recursively) under ftp (from the command line). Wondering how to do that. Something like: sizeof -r ftp://domain.com/foo/bar/*
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How to set up the directory of an anonymous vsftpd server

I have set up a vsftp server with anonymous access. vsftpd.conf contains the following: anon_root=/var/www/ftp/ secure_chroot_dir=/var/www/ftp local_root=/var/www/ftp After login in as anonymous, ...
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Wget multiple FTP files without re-logging in on every file

Lets say there's a ftp site with a bunch of files I want to download - ftp://ftp.example.com, and they allow for an "anonymous login" over FTP. Suppose that ftp://ftp.example.com has file1.zip, ...
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Using wget on a directory outside the user's home directory

I'm trying to mirror a directory via FTP with wget. The command I'm using is wget -m ftp://user:pass@192.168.1.1/foo/bar/ But, when I run it, I get the following: --2018-10-10 15:01:32-- ftp://...
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Creating a simple FTP server

I'm a bit confused about the terminology for Linux FTP servers. I'm just attempting to set up a simple FTP server. I thought was accomplished by FTPd but there seems to be no client/server for FTPd. ...
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How to transfer files from remote server to local machine when ssh'd in to remote server

I am trying to transfer files from a remote server to my local machine using FTP. I am ssh'd on to the remote server and want to connect to my local machine. The remote server runs on a Linux ...
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Docker container upload permission

I started to play with docker. I'm using: https://laradock.io/ for my laravel project. So I have docker on my laptop (making server out of it) which is connected to the same network that my desktop ...
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FTP to download file from one linux to another

I would have an exam in few days about basic stuff on linux(I'm not familiar with linux therefore I'm studying for it). There would be two linux machines VM1 and VM2 on VMware, that connect via ...
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Renaming a file on FTP server with a timestamp variable

From my linux machine, I connect remotely to an FTP server using the following command: ftp ftp://USERNAME:PASSWORD@FTPSERVER/array1/DIR1/DIR2/ In this DIR2 there is a file called running_config ...
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Transferring file from local computer to remote server

I would like to transfer a zip file from my local server to a remote server. I used the following command which contain host, port, and username as follows: scp "$somepath/${file}.zip" "$ftp_user"@"...
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Why would an lftp mirror operation slow down over time?

I have CCTV server that is backed up daily to a remote ftp server using an lftp command. The CCTV server saves videos to a new folder each day, the backup runs once a day at 1am, so each backup only ...
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Output data directly to MTP/FTP storage?

My phone (only MTP data access) has a MicroSD card inserted into it Now, I wish to save a ddrescue disk image directly onto it while the phone is connected to the PC.That disk is not damaged at all, ...
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How to mount ftp mounted .iso file to ubuntu

In my windows, I have created a folder. I have mounted that folder using curlftps. It was successful. there's a .iso file (centos.iso) in that folder. Then I tried to mount that iso image to my linux ...
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ftp passive mode and php

I have an Apache web server running on this machine with Debian stable, this PHP program have to connect using FTP to a remote online server among other things. Everything worked fine until I ...
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curl: (25) Failed FTP upload: 553

I'm tyring to upload to a vsftpd ftp using curl with this line curl -T "$ATTACHMENTS_DIR${file##*/}" ftp://10.0.13.52/ -v I have enabled all the anon settings, I'm just creating a test script so ...
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Change permissions of users and groups? [closed]

How can I list all users and groups and change their permissions? I try to update Wordpress but my FTP user intranet_admin has not enough permissions and is unable to create a directory. Update ...
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How to download multiple files at a time using mget command from FTP Server without pressing y everytime?

I want to download multiple files from a FTP server (Android app). I used FTP client and mget command (Ubuntu Terminal). But it prompts me to enter y or n for every file that I want to download. I ...
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Debian 9 ProFTPD iptables configuration

I am trying to configure iptables for ProFTPD on Debian 9. Access will be from within a LAN. There is no NAT involved.Based on what i have read so far, this doesn't warrant Passive FTP? The only ...
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Pushing files and folders to a specific folder on ftp

I'm building a website, which I'm pushing online using Filezilla. But this is monotonous and I'm sure could be done with a script. So far I figured out this much: I connect with the ftp server using ...
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Are there any tools to monitor network requests at very low-level?

I would like to monitor the web/ftp requests made by Zypper when we install a package. But none of the suggested network monitoring tools seem to identify the requests made by Zypper. So far, I've ...
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Is SFTP/FTP file upload size configurable in Linux?

I have a number of Quartz timers, which run monthly, generate csv files and upload it to my server using ftp & sftp (on different machines) protocols. This was working all good for me until last ...
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wget: RETR *file* … done. Nothing happens

Until Friday this worked: wget --no-passive-ftp ftp://xxx/file.dump Downloaded the file, all good. But now it just does not exit to the CLI, just hangs in the last line and nothing is downloaded: --...
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ftp and rsync upload speed limited

I'm uploading a file through rsync and I found my upload speed is 10 times slower than what my ISP allows: rsync -a --info=progress2 --human-readable --rsh="sshpass -p pass ssh -l me8" folder ...
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How to get transmission complete state after lftp sync?

I'm downloading the content of a remote ftp with lftp. Question: how can I know if lftp did download any file? Or just existed without downloading anything? Because I want to delete a specific ...
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How to combine secure access and data incoming from unidentified clients

A production server with Centos7 in an institutional network (university) is to store a website and to receive data files of an experiment, coming from a big number of computers. The question is about ...
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Is there a place where FTP transfers are logged?

Ok, let's say I am responsible for old application that I don't really know the details of, I am trying to secure my server, and someone suggested to forbid the 21 port that used for FTP. But I am ...