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The File Transfer Protocol

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Debian 8 linking files

I have VPS running on Debian 8. I'd like to have 2 folders, one with some files and second one empty. Then, I want to create an FTP user with access to only the empty folder and with the ability to ...
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Cloud Server Kernel Error

Due to a yum update error I've got my server stuck unable to boot due to a Kernel issue. I can boot the server into CentOS7 Recovery Mode however I can't FTP in to get my files off the server. Does ...
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Selecting protocol to transfer large (4GB) File through SSH port

Attempts to transfer a file to a **remote (Windows 7) computer ** have failed: Teamviewer times-out WinSCP times-out I am forced to re-start (vs. resuming) transferring the files. I have temporarily ...
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FTP Mount in Linux

I want to mount a FTP site on my Linux server. I use the curlftpfs application to do this, but after a while, my mounted folder is unreachable, so I use umount -l 'dir name' to unmount and mount that ...
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centos 6 ftp server -R not working when user create a newfolder on their folder

i am used chown -R it:it /home for the admin user it for home folder. under the home folder many user i created like dhaka and folder name dhaka. chmod -R 777 /home chmod -R 777 dhaka:it /home/dhaka ...
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FTP Permissions in Linux (vsftpd)

Let's suppose I have a user called user1 and his home directory is on: /home/user1. All files on that directory need to be 750 (chmod -R 750 /home/user1). I installed vsftpd so I can manage my files ...
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Cannot connect to VM from Mac using FileZilla

In my Mac, I create a VM(CentOS) via VMware Fusion.I want to use FileZilla to load data from Mac to the VM like WinSCP. I use the ifconfig get the VM's ip:192.168.220.128 I ping the ip in my Mac ...
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How to make chroot work for vsftp when client accesses ftp from a Windows or Mac machine?

I setup vsftp on a server with chroot enabled so that users cannot get out of their home directory. This works when the client accesses the ftp server from a Linux machine. But when a client ...
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Linux permission for ftp user

I have created a ftp user called " ftp_user " but whenever something is uploaded or created via this user, the permission becomes 600 and the group owner also changes to ftp_user This makes it ...
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what can cause a ftp file upload to fail in a working ftp setup?

We have a system where files are processed and uploaded on another server. I found that one of the uploads failed out of 1000 uploads. size is not an issue since there is sufficient space available. ...
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upload x bytes using ftp/http

Is it possible to upload a specific number of bytes (binary data) to http/ftp server using linux command?
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FTP (21) Not Listening - GCP/Debian 8/ProFTPD

I just started learning Linux about a few months ago so apologize if I am missing something easy. I have a Debian 8 server on Google Cloud Platform that I have setup it up to run a Wordpress multisite ...
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Is there a way to have named configurations in Linux FTP command line client?

So in SSH/SFTP, you have the ~/.ssh/config file, which allows you to name your configurations. Basically it allows you to assign an alias to a configuration, which you can then use rather than having ...
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FTP Sync via GVFS

I need to edit PHP files on an FTP server and since my local editor is unreliable when saving to a GVFS mount, I let rsync do the synchronization: #!/bin/bash webroot=/run/user/1002/gvfs/ftp\:host\=...
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Why are all files incoming via FTP erased into empty files?

My FTP service is misbehaving. Erasing all incoming files to empty (0 filesize) I have been running FreeBSD 9.0 webserver, and finally thought I would upgrade. I tried to to it using this command: ...
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Undeleted files on FTP

I have just deleted files from the my main server but they appear to be still present on the FTP server. Yet, there is a mirroring that is supposed to be done. The purged directory is empty, yet a '...
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FTP script - upload several files with match local folders/ftp folders

I need to upload a large number of images from lots of local folder to ftp folders with other names. I have a CSV file with match between local and remote folder, such as: /local/folder/A, /remote/...
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Get latest files with lftp

I would like to know if it was possible to download all latest files on an ftp server with lftp without downloading the older files. Examples; On my server I have /doc /vps /order/{id} /order/{id} /...
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How to limit a ftp user to only a given subdirectory?

I know this question is posted many times on StackExchange, but none of the solutions worked for me. I use vsftpd server on ubuntu and I want to restrict the access (read-only) for a user to a given ...
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Enable CentOS server to make FTP connections to other windows based server via php

When I am running this code from my local wamp, it works fine and prints the result. //connection to a ftp server across proxy putenv('TMPDIR=/tmp/'); $ftp_server = "SERVER IP"; $ftp_user_name = "...
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FTP passive mode, fails

Hi I am trying to setup iptables to allow FTP. When I connect with FTP, i get the following message in my filezilla. Status: Connected Status: Retrieving directory listing... Command: PWD Response:...
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Apache Module blocking access to FTP

I'm running a CentOs server with a lot of websites on it. The previous dev lead applied the Apache module to all domains. Problem is, now the client can't access their files in Filezilla. They can ...
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Restrict FTP user to access only its own directory and Download Only

I need to create a user which can only FTP to specific directory and download data from it only no upload or delete files. After searching on line I reached to following points useradd -g 10 -d /...
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gFTP - Received File Is (Allegedly) Larger Than Original!

I am using gFTP to transfer a large gzip file (the gFTP window says it is ~3.7GB). However an hour after saying it the transfer was 99% completed and had 00:00:00 time remaining and says the received ...
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DNAT forwarding for FTP: No route to host

I have a single public IP for multiple VM, i need forward multiple ports for FTP service, i write these lines: iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -i eth0 -p tcp -m tcp --dport 20:21 -j DNAT --to-...
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proftpd conf on debian

Iam new to linux / debian Im trying to configure an ftp server in debian using proftpd. I installed the package A user is created when it is installed I put a password to this user and it is working ...
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FTP connection to Linux Mint: 550 Permission denied. Error: Critical file transfer error

I am using Linux Mint and Apache on my laptop as my own made web server. I can display the html file if I connect to the IP adress. I can display all files in my hard drive if I connect using ...
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Providing ftp access (of selected files) to users from a hashed repository of unique files

We have a portal where each user has an account and a file repository that goes with it. Whenever any user uploads a file using a form, the php app hashes the file contents first and checks to see if ...
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Proftpd and Webmin - directory limits

I use proftpd and configure it via Webmin. I want to limit users access to certain directories Their homes /sample So I go to Files and Directories->Limit users to directories and option: Home ...
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VSFTPD Virtual User Group

Currently I have a Running vsftpd server in a Cent OS Machine with virtual users. Users are authenticated using MySQL. The users has all the permissions in their home directory and they are jailed ...
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Checksum on Network drive is really slow

I want to check if a bunch of files have copied without problem to a network drive. I am not able to ssh to the network drive, but I am able to mount it using FTP. The number of files is about 220, ...
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VPS not replying on ftp port 21 using pure-ftpd

There is no response from my VPS when I connect to the ftp service on port 21. It's a Linux server with kloxo and pure-ftp. I have been using it without troubles from past 8 months. I installed ...
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debian lenny ftp not working?

I've installed ftp in my debian lenny virtual server with apt-get install ftp and it uses the archive ftp_0.17-18_amd64.deb. But when I type ftp command into my shell there isn't any response? When I ...
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vsftpd filezilla timout error

I have an vsftpd setup. When I try to upload a large number of files, a lot of files fail with a timeout error. After some analysis, I saw this pattern as follow before every error, but I don't know ...
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Grant FTP access to specific directory

I have setup CentOS on a box on my local network and installed httpd, PHP, Webmin (and UserMin) etc. I opted for ProFTPd and have opened up ports for FTP, Webmin and Apache. I can now access Webmin ...
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VSFTPD link to a folder in root folder

I have just setup the basic stuff for vsftpd. I got that working fine with root use thats all. I have also stupidly installed something to the root user home directory which I would like another user ...
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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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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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Debian, ftp user with access to /var/www

I want to have ftp user who have only access to /var/www and work on all of files, but the problems arise when I give permission to /var/www, exactly chown. I try with chgrp but then I cannot edit ...
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Why would a user not be able to delete a file they created

Reposting the question about deleting a file. We have a script that is used to transfer files between two SCO Unix systems. The script has been rock solid for years. Recently the firewall unit at ...
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ftp multiple files to another server via loop

I try to transfer huge amount(578) of file among of 774 files with ftp. I have the file name which should transfer. the file name format is like : TS_20170818_171102_17.csv and it's not a in same ...
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File Transfer from Unix to Windows network shared location

How can I move the files from unix path to windows network shared path and the file should be moved to respective folder in shared path and if not then it is to create a folder based on file name and ...
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ftp: connect : Connection refused error in Debian

I'm new to virtual machines. I'm trying to connect metaploistable machine from debian machine through ftp. But my Debian machine is refusing to connect. The following image shows the commands typed ...
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Move (not copy) files from Windows to Unix using unix command

I need to execute a datastage ETL job which runs a shell script to move files from a specific folder in windows machine (not a file system) to a directory in unix. I have something like this now ...