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change FTP login dir?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by GaryW, May 16, 2004.

  1. GaryW

    GaryW Active Member

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    How can I change the FTP login directory for FTP subaccounts? Seems like I can only change password, but not the login directory that they login with.

    Ideas?
    Thanks in advance! :)
     
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    You can probably do this be editing the files in:
    /etc/proftpd/

    Especially passwd.vhosts
     
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    Can I edit those files via FTP? Or has to be thru telnet?
     
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    You have to edit them through an SSH session, not ftp.
     
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