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Use ProFTPd without chroot

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http://unix.stackexchange.com – Can I use ProFTPd without using a "chroot jail" (thereby preventing access to anything outside of the FTP root)? I have a requirement to have symlinks in my FTP source that point to locations outside of the directory where I root my FTP service. All of the docs and discussion I've read on ProFTPd talk about how to use the chroot functionality (even within StackExchange), but I'm wondering if I can bypass using that and use a different method to serve my FTP root. Since the symlinks must remain as symlinks, mounting the directories as a way of bypassing the chroot restriction (the clever "solu (HowTos)