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VSFTPD FTP Server

📅 2022-Dec-20 ⬩ ✍️ Ashwin Nanjappa ⬩ 🏷️ ftp ⬩ 📚 Archive

Very Secure FTP Daemon (VSFTPD) is a popular FTP server for Linux. It can be used for simple file sharing on a network between a Linux server computer and client computers running any OS.

Usage

$ sudo apt install vsftpd

Check if the vsftpd service is running successfully:

$ sudo systemctl status vsftpd

Configuration

Changes to the vsftpd configuration are done by editing its configuration file /etc/vsftpd.conf and restarting the vsftpd service using this command:

$ sudo systemctl restart vsftpd

Tried with: Ubuntu 22.04 and VSFTPD 3.0.5


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