Install & Setup FTP Server in Ubuntu using vsftpd

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http://ubuntuguide.net – vsftpd is a lightweight, efficient FTP server written for security, supports both anonymous and non-anonymous FTP access, PAM authentication, bandwidth limiting, and the Linux sendfile() facility. This tutorial will explain how to easily install and setup ftp server in Ubuntu using vsftpd. 1. Install vsftpd Search and install vsftpd in Ubuntu Software Center, or execute this command in terminal(Ctrl+Alt+T): sudo apt-get install vsftpd 2. Once installed vsftpd, it creates ‘/srv/ftp’ as ftp HOME folder. You can change it by editing /etc/passwd, sudo gedit /etc/passwd find out this (HowTos)