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Ftp user without user's login in server

 
Carme Torca
Super Advisor

Ftp user without user's login in server

Hi,

Is it possible to create an ftp user without user's login (/etc/passwd) in the server?.

We want that the user could do ftps but that him don't enter enter in the server.

Thanks a lot!
Carme.
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Johnson Punniyalingam
Honored Contributor

Re: Ftp user without user's login in server

>>We want that the user could do ftps but that him don't enter enter in the server.<<<

That's called restricted ftp user account.

man ftpaccess -> for more information
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Steven Schweda
Honored Contributor

Re: Ftp user without user's login in server

man ftpd

Look for "guest".


Often interesting:

uname -a
Javed Khan_1
Valued Contributor

Re: Ftp user without user's login in server

Hi,

Is it possible to create an ftp user without user's login (/etc/passwd) in the server?.

=> I think No

We want that the user could do ftps but that him don't enter enter in the server

=> you can do this by assigning ftp user with login shell /usr/bin/false.User won't be able to login to system.

Javed
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