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> Proftpd Setup Username And Password
post Jan 20 2005, 02:24 AM
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hi anyone would you help me out with this setup. my proftpd server is already setup and running. this is a local dedicated server. the problem is i want to setup the username and passoword so i can login from my home pc with this server ip, username and password for uploading and download the files. all just like you host a website and there is a ip, username and password for ftp login. would you show me what can i setup to make this ip, user and password for example:

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post Jan 24 2005, 02:53 AM
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Proftpd, by default, uses the system users.

So to make a new account in Proftpd, you'd:

useradd -G users -m -s /bin/bash penguin

passwd penguin

[enter pass here twice]

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