Package:Proftpd

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net-ftp/proftpd


Current Maintainer(s):bernd@lommerzheim.com
voyageur@gentoo.org
slyfox@gentoo.org
Source Repository:Gentoo Portage Tree

Summary: An advanced and very configurable FTP server.

Proftpd

Proftpd is an advanced and very configurable FTP server.

Installation

Install Proftpd:

# emerge proftpd

Configuration

Anonymous read-only access

Anonymous read only access requires -acl use flag set. Permissions on /home/ftp require chmod 555 ran on the directory.

/etc/proftpd/proftpd.conf
<Anonymous /home/ftp>

Init

OpenRC

To start proftpd on boot:

# rc-update add proftpd default

To start proftpd now:

# rc-service proftpd start