Query about FTP Wiki HowTo

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vikram8jp
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Query about FTP Wiki HowTo

Post by vikram8jp » 2008/10/16 00:09:07

Hello all,

I was studying the Wiki HowTos for FTP : Chroot Vsftpd with non-system users. What does it mean by non-system users?

I want to use this material to setup an FTP on my server with other machines using and FTP client to download or upload data.

Where should I run this script? On root? or from somewhere else?
Also there is a line

[quote]MY_FTP_User would be your own personal non root user account's home directory[/quote]

Can anybody give an example for this, where is the home directory?

Thanks for any help
Vik

gerald_clark
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Query about FTP Wiki HowTo

Post by gerald_clark » 2008/10/16 13:40:27

If you don't know where or what your home directory is, you need to get a beginners
Linux book.
I suggest you read http://www.centos.org/modules/newbb/viewforum.php?forum=47
and get one of the recommended books.
If yo want to know your home directory, enter the following two commands.

cd
pwd

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