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Installing PureFTPd with MySQL Backend on Gentoo

The FTP accounts will be stored in a mysql database table. First let's install pureftpd: USE="pam ssl mysql" emerge pure-ftpd Once the installation is finished, there are 2 main configuration files in /etc/conf.d. /etc/conf.d/pure-ftpd IS_CONFIGURED="yes" # the server does not start up if set to no SERVER="-S 21" # server port MAX_CONN="-c 30" # maximum […]


ProFTPd with MySQL Backend on Debian

First of all we install the needed packages: apt-get install proftpd proftpd-mysql mysql-server The configuration files of the proftpd server are in /etc/proftpd. First we edit the file /etc/proftpd/modules.conf and add the following lines as indicated: LoadModule mod_sql.c LoadModule mod_sql_mysql.c Then we should create the mysql database and the table that will contain the proftpd users: […]