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Simple Tutorial for setting up FTP on a Fedora Core 1 Server

Posted on 2006-11-06
Last Modified: 2013-12-15
Can you give me a step by step on how to set up FTP on my remote server (currently accessed by SSH).  It is a Fedora Core 1 Server hosted at Affinity.net.

Or a pointer to a tutorial document.

Thank you very much.

Etretat, France
Question by:jonvaljeantiger

Accepted Solution

wbstech earned 250 total points
ID: 17880701
I recommend vsftpd -

To install from source: http://www.vsftpdrocks.org/source/

To install via RPM: http://www.vsftpdrocks.org/rpm/

Author Comment

ID: 17880919
thank you.  forgive me for my inexperience, but i have another question:

the instructions say

Step 3: Installing vsftpd


If the user "nobody" does not already exist, create it:


I am only developing using PHP so I do not have any source from which i make anything else.  Will this "make" try to compile vsftp  ?




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ajaikkumar earned 250 total points
ID: 17895383

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