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 Newbie Needs Help with FreeBSD Ftpd Server
Author: Chris Edmiston 
Date:   20-07-00 18:10

I'm pretty new to FreeBSD, but i understand servers pretty well, but i am stumped with this one...

Here's where I'm at: I've got FreeBSD 4.0 with Apache 1.3.12 and mod_perl and mod_php4 running. I realized that when i use adduser, it also allows ftp in their home directory....

But, I want to create ftp username and passwords that all have access to my /usr/local/www directory with full permissions (the directory apache reads from).

I don't want them to be able to access any other directory (not even view it's contents), and definatley not allow reading and writing of ANY other directory, including their home directory.

I don't want them to be able to view any directory other than /usr/local/www and directoies contained within (don't let them view /usr/local or /usr or root directory)

When they login via ftp it needs to set them directly into the /usr/local/www directory, not anything else.

Any help greatly appreciated,

Chris Edmiston

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