[blfs-book] [BLFS Trac] #4721: vsftpd-3.0.2 uses non-FHS compliant directory

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Fri Feb 28 22:17:52 PST 2014


#4721: vsftpd-3.0.2  uses non-FHS compliant directory
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 Reporter:  Krejzi  |       Owner:  bdubbs@…
     Type:  defect  |      Status:  assigned
 Priority:  normal  |   Milestone:  7.5
Component:  BOOK    |     Version:  SVN
 Severity:  normal  |  Resolution:
 Keywords:          |
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Comment (by bdubbs@…):

 The default directory is /usr/share/empty.

 "This option should be the name of a directory which is empty. Also, the
 directory should not be writable by the ftp user. This directory is used
 as a secure chroot() jail at times vsftpd does not require filesystem
 access."

 How about using /usr/share/vsftpd/empty  With permissions 755 root:root?

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