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Re: wu-ftpd woes

On Thu, 2002-12-19 at 19:03, Michael Kahle wrote:
> I am trying to setup a ftp server on my company lan for a repository of g4u
> created machine images.  I have chosen to install wu-ftpd.
> I cannot seam to get this to authenticate me.  I have NOT setup anonymous
> user access, I am only configuring this based on the guest access wu-ftpd
> http://www.wu-ftpd.org/HOWTO/guest.HOWTO
> A few questions.  I am using the wu-ftpd package from SID.
> Is the debian package compiled to use /etc/ftpaccess by default?  I am
> assuming it is.
> Does wu-ftpd want you to create user entries in:
> ../[the directory you want the user to chroot to]/etc?
> I am confused as to why this is not working.
> Any (help)(comments)(you are dumb, you should to this) etc welcome.
> Thanks for your time.
> Michael

I use wu-ftpd too for a project and i literally hate it. It came
preinstalled with the red hat server. I prefer proftpd as it
strongely represents the apache style of configuring which is
clearer IMHO than wuftpd.
Of course, your milleage may vary.

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