ProFTPd Configuration

Charles LECLERC leclerch at
Wed Feb 11 10:43:50 PST 2004

The user exists, with /home/ftp as home directory. I checked the rights. I really don't understand.

>* When I try to connect with ftp, the login is refused, I got this message:
>Just a guess:
>You probably need to create an system account named ftp.
>Provide the -d directory when using useradd, but the -s should be
>/bin/false so ftp cannot log in with a shell.
>Or else you need another method of authentication (mysql or something
>where a home directory, passwords etc. are given.

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