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SFTP in Linux Server, Clarification on Absolute Path

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We have SFTP enabled in our Linux Server. Our .Net Application / Project transfers file to the Linux Server.
We expect the file to be located in \home\myfolder\folder\subfolder\. - Just a Absolute file path.

But Application transfers the file to the Root directory of the user.

\home\<User_Id>\

Is that the restriction of SFTP in the Linux Server ?
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Question by:chokka
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In linux there is something called Restricted Shell.   Check the following document for more info.

http://www.howtoforge.com/chroot_ssh_sftp_debian_etch
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Thank you, That is something we need to install on the server. That is not going to work out.
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Thats the solution.
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