Re: HELP WITH FTP
From: Colin McKinnon (colin.deletethis_at_andthis.mms3.com)
Date: Thu, 04 Aug 2005 09:11:14 +0100
> I'm a newbie to Linux and looking for some friendly advice.
> I would like to setup FTP on Linux. (FEDORA)
Best advice is don't. FTP is far from secure, and a PITA to configure behind
> My question is how can i set up FTP with just virtual users instead of
> creating system users for everybody that I want to have FTP in?
You could use a conventional system but with different pam settings (and the
relevent nss settings) but if you're asking the question, it's going to
take to long to explain.
> Also is there any recommended software that can do what I describe and
> is very easy to use for a newbie?
I wouldn't recommend any (see advice above) but you could look at